Elza Name Meaning

From a short form of the personal name Elisabeth (see Elizabeth), though the language of origin is unidentified.

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


Similar surnames: Lia, Penza, Ela, Elia, Enz, Elbe, Belka, Benza, Buza, Elmo

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Elza Family Origin

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Elza Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Farm Labourer

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Elza occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Elza's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Elza family was Farm Labourer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elza.

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Elza Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Elza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Elza in 1963 was 72, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elza

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