Ernesti Family History

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Ernesti Name Meaning

German or Dutch: humanistic name, from the genitive of Ernestus, Latinized form of Ernst.

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


Similar surnames: Ernest, Ernst, Earnest, Ernster, Ternes, Ernsting, Gernert, Ebnet

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Ernesti Family Origin

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Ernesti Family Occupations

What did your Ernesti ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Baker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ernesti. 35% of Ernesti men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Ernesti women worked as a Baker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ernesti were Truck Driver and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    35%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Farm Laborer
    7%
  • Truck Driver
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Baker
    13%
  • Braider Tender
    13%
  • Farmer
    13%
  • Housewife
    13%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ernesti Historical Records

What Ernesti family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 602 census records available for the last name Ernesti. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ernesti 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 233 immigration records available for the last name Ernesti. 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 249 military records available for the last name Ernesti. For the veterans among your Ernesti ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ernesti Life Expectancy

What is the average Ernesti lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ernesti life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ernesti in 1962 was 86, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ernesti

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ernesti 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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