Elk Head Family History

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Elk Head 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: Lawhead, Olmstead, Allread, Halstead, Leaf, Konrad, Read, Smead

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Elk Head Family Origin

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Elk Head Family Occupations

What did your Elk Head ancestors do for a living?

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

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Elk Head Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 655 census records available for the last name Elk Head. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elk Head 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 20 immigration records available for the last name Elk Head. 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 593 military records available for the last name Elk Head. For the veterans among your Elk Head ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elk Head Life Expectancy

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Average Elk Head life expectancy in 1973 was 75 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elk Head 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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