Espenshade Family History

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Espenshade Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Espenschied.

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


Similar surnames: Esbenshade, Copenhaver, Spease, Eisenhauer, Schade, Auvenshine

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Espenshade Family Origin

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Espenshade Family Occupations

What did your Espenshade ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Espenshade. A less common occupation for the Espenshade family was Drives Team. The most common Espenshade occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Espenshade's were Farmers.

View Census data for Espenshade | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    56%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Drives Team

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Espenshade Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Espenshade Life Expectancy

What is the average Espenshade lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Espenshade life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Espenshade in 1957 was 50, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Espenshade

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Espenshade 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 Espenshade Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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