Erath Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Erath Name Meaning

German: variant of Ehrhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Drath, Ertz, Krauth, Reth, Bath, Trach, Rauh, Trauth, Rath, Raths

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Erath Family Origin

Where is the Erath family from?

Erath Family Occupations

What did your Erath ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Erath family was Saloon Keeper. Brewer, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erath. The most common Erath occupation in the USA was Brewer. 13% of Erath's were Brewers.

View Census data for Erath | Data not to scale

  • Brewer

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Saloon Keeper

    8%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Erath Historical Records

What Erath family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Erath. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Erath census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Erath

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Erath. 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.

View all Erath immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Erath. For the veterans among your Erath ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Erath military records

You've only scratched the surface of Erath family history.

Erath Life Expectancy

What is the average Erath lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Erath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Erath in 1963 was 73, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Erath

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Erath 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 Erath Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Look up another name