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Elsmore Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire): habitational name from Ellesmere in Shropshire, named from the Old English personal name Elli + Old English mere ‘lake’, ‘pool’.

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


Similar surnames: Elmore, Elford, Cudmore, Wetmore, Rushmore, Cashmore, Wilmore, Score

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Elsmore Family Origin

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Elsmore Family Occupations

What did your Elsmore ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Elsmore family was Brickmaker. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elsmore. The most common Elsmore occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Elsmore's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Shoemaker

    5%
  • Brickmaker

    3%

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

Elsmore Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Elsmore Life Expectancy

What is the average Elsmore lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Elsmore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Elsmore in 1964 was 81, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elsmore

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elsmore 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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