Elgeti Family History

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Elgeti 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: Helget, Eggett, Edgett, Ellett, Eigsti, Alger, Engel, Algeo, Elmer

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Elgeti Family Origin

Where is the Elgeti family from?

Elgeti Family Occupations

What did your Elgeti ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Glove Cutter and Taylor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Elgeti. The most common Elgeti occupation in the USA was Glove Cutter. 50% of Elgeti's were Glove Cutters.

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  • Glove Cutter

  • Taylor


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

Elgeti Historical Records

What Elgeti family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 107 census records available for the last name Elgeti. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elgeti 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 41 immigration records available for the last name Elgeti. 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 44 military records available for the last name Elgeti. For the veterans among your Elgeti ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elgeti Life Expectancy

What is the average Elgeti lifespan?

Between 1962 and 1991, in the United States, Elgeti life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Elgeti in 1962 was 53, and 80 in 1991.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elgeti

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elgeti 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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