Ellerbeck Family History

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Ellerbeck Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various minor places named as the ‘stream where the alder trees grow’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Colbeck, Ellenbecker, Billerbeck, Ellenberg, Lembeck, Westerbeck

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Ellerbeck Family Origin

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Ellerbeck Family Occupations

What did your Ellerbeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builder Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ellerbeck. 6% of Ellerbeck men worked as a Builder Labourer and 46% of Ellerbeck women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ellerbeck were Branch Manager (magnetos and Draperretired

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builder Labourer
    6%
  • Aircraft Cost Clerk Chadderton Works
    3%
  • Bank Cashier
    3%
  • Branch Manager (magnetos
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    46%
  • Incapacitated
    4%
  • Domestic Servant Paid
    2%
  • Draperretired
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ellerbeck Historical Records

What Ellerbeck family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Ellerbeck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ellerbeck 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 424 immigration records available for the last name Ellerbeck. 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 688 military records available for the last name Ellerbeck. For the veterans among your Ellerbeck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ellerbeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellerbeck lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Ellerbeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Ellerbeck in 1964 was 82, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ellerbeck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellerbeck 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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