Ensor Family History

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Ensor Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from Edensor in Derbyshire, which derives its name from the genitive case of the Old English personal name Eadhun (see Eden 1) + Old English ofer ‘ridge’.

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

Similar surnames: Elson, Benson, Anson, Penso, Enger, Enser, Senior, Genser, Endo

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Ensor Family Origin

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Ensor Family Occupations

What did your Ensor ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ensor. The most common Ensor occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 9% of Ensor's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Ensor family was Farmer.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Farmer


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

Ensor Historical Records

What Ensor family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Ensor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ensor 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Ensor. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Ensor. For the veterans among your Ensor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ensor Life Expectancy

What is the average Ensor lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Ensor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1949. The average life expectancy for Ensor in 1949 was 108, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ensor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ensor 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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