Eltzroth Family History

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Eltzroth Name Meaning

North German: unexplained. It is probably a habitational name from a lost place or a topographic name for someone who lived in a clearing (Middle Low German rot ‘cleared land’) by a stream called El(t)ze, of which there are several examples. It may also be an altered form of Elsenroth, a habitational name from a place so called near Waldbröl in the Westerwald Mountains.

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


Similar surnames: Roth, Neuroth, Elrod, Wenderoth, Loth, Elton, Gamroth, Elgart

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Eltzroth Family Origin

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Eltzroth Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Eltzroth family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Botanic Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eltzroth. The most common Eltzroth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Eltzroth's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Botanic Physician

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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Eltzroth Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Eltzroth Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Eltzroth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Eltzroth in 1962 was 60, and 76 in 2004.

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