Er 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.


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Er Family Origin

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Er Family Occupations

What did your Er ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Er occupation in the USA was Wagon Maker. 100% of Er's were Wagon Makers.

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  • Wagon Maker

    100%

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Er Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Er Life Expectancy

What is the average Er lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2003, in the United States, Er life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Er in 1969 was 79, and 55 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Er 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.

Famous Er Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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