Ernsting Family History

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Ernsting Name Meaning

German: patronymic from the personal name Ernst.

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

Similar surnames: Wernsing, Kersting, Bensing, Jansing, Bunting, Rosing, Arning

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Ernsting Family Origin

Where is the Ernsting family from?

Ernsting Family Occupations

What did your Ernsting ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer and Railway Labourer & Army Pensiooner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ernsting. The most common Ernsting occupation in the UK was Labourer. 50% of Ernsting's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Railway Labourer & Army Pensiooner


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

Ernsting Historical Records

What Ernsting family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ernsting. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ernsting 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 188 immigration records available for the last name Ernsting. 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 169 military records available for the last name Ernsting. For the veterans among your Ernsting ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ernsting Life Expectancy

What is the average Ernsting lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ernsting life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Ernsting in 1962 was 70, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ernsting

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ernsting 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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