Emigh Family History

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Emigh Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Emig.

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

Similar surnames: Emick, Daigh, Elich, Emily, Rugh, Emch, Mish, Emeigh, Ramig, Reigh

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Emigh Family Origin

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Emigh Family Occupations

What did your Emigh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Emigh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Emigh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Emigh family was Boating. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Emigh.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Boating


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Emigh ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Emigh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Emigh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Emigh 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Emigh. 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 Emigh. For the veterans among your Emigh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Emigh Life Expectancy

What is the average Emigh lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Emigh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Emigh in 1957 was 58, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Emigh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Emigh 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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