Elsesser Family History

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Elsesser Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Elsässer (see Elsasser).

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

Similar surnames: Elsaesser, Lesser, Lesner, Nesser, Griesser, Glasser, Closser

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Elsesser Family Origin

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Elsesser Family Occupations

What did your Elsesser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elsesser. The most common Elsesser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Elsesser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Elsesser family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming


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

Elsesser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Elsesser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elsesser 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 Elsesser. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Elsesser. For the veterans among your Elsesser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elsesser Life Expectancy

What is the average Elsesser lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Elsesser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Elsesser in 1951 was 45, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elsesser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elsesser 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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