Elgesheiser Family History

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Elgesheiser Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Emenheiser, Olheiser, Gegenheimer, Engesser, Lesmeister, Hargesheimer

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Elgesheiser Family Origin

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Elgesheiser Family Occupations

What did your Elgesheiser ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Elgesheiser ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Elgesheiser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 37 census records available for the last name Elgesheiser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elgesheiser census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Elgesheiser. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 26 military records available for the last name Elgesheiser. For the veterans among your Elgesheiser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elgesheiser Life Expectancy

What is the average Elgesheiser lifespan?

Average Elgesheiser life expectancy in 1997 was 92 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elgesheiser ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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