Elzey Family History

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Elzey Name Meaning

English: altered spelling of Elsey.

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

Similar surnames: Elzy, Ellzey, Eley, Elzie, Empey, Eleby, Epley, Dazey, Iley, Exley

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Elzey Family Origin

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Elzey Family Occupations

What did your Elzey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Elzey family was Keeping House. The most common Elzey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Elzey's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Oysterman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elzey.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Oysterman

  • Keeping House


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Elzey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Elzey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elzey 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 135 immigration records available for the last name Elzey. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Elzey. For the veterans among your Elzey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elzey Life Expectancy

What is the average Elzey lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Elzey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Elzey in 1956 was 70, and 64 in 2004.

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