Elwang Family History

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Elwang 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: Wang, Liang, Lang, Hwang, Elman, Eland, Klang, Ewing, Elting, Elling

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Elwang Family Origin

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Elwang Family Occupations

What did your Elwang ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Elwang.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary

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

Elwang Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 77 census records available for the last name Elwang. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elwang 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 27 immigration records available for the last name Elwang. 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 24 military records available for the last name Elwang. For the veterans among your Elwang ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elwang Life Expectancy

What is the average Elwang lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2001, in the United States, Elwang life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Elwang in 1969 was 78, and 77 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elwang

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elwang 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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