Elwod Family History

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Elwod 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: Elwood, Elrod, Elton, Elson, Blood, Eland, Eldon, Flood, Elford, Elo

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Elwod Family Origin

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Elwod Family Occupations

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

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Elwod Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 90 census records available for the last name Elwod. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elwod 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 6 immigration records available for the last name Elwod. 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 military records available for the last name Elwod. For the veterans among your Elwod ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elwod Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elwod 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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