Elware Family History

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Elware 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: Elward, Clare, Edward, Ewart, Ware, Lare, Delaware, Elgart, Benware

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Elware Family Origin

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Elware Family Occupations

What did your Elware ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Custodian and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Elware.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Custodian

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Domestic

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

Elware Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31 census records available for the last name Elware. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elware 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Elware. 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 Elware. For the veterans among your Elware ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elware Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elware 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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