Elwort Family History

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Elwort 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: Ewart, Elwood, Elford, Elgart, Elmore, Elbert, Elward, Ellert, Eliot

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Elwort Family Origin

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Elwort Family Occupations

What did your Elwort ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Elwort. 50% of Elwort men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Maving Machine Operator
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    100%

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

Elwort Historical Records

What Elwort family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 28 census records available for the last name Elwort. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elwort 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 4 immigration records available for the last name Elwort. 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 8 military records available for the last name Elwort. For the veterans among your Elwort ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elwort Life Expectancy

What is the average Elwort lifespan?

Between 1970 and 1986, in the United States, Elwort life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Elwort in 1970 was 71, and 58 in 1986.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elwort

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elwort 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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