Esters Family History

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Esters Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ast ‘branch’ + heri, hari ‘army’.

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

Similar surnames: Oster, Jester, Eggers, Elter, Sterk, Egbers, Mester, Bester, Enders

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Esters Family Origin

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Esters Family Occupations

What did your Esters ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Hairdressers Assistant and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Esters. 50% of Esters women worked as a Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Hairdressers Assistant

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Housewife
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Esters Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Esters. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Esters 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 250 immigration records available for the last name Esters. 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 Esters. For the veterans among your Esters ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Esters Life Expectancy

What is the average Esters lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Esters life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Esters in 1947 was 37, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Esters

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Esters 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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