Ezra Name Meaning

Jewish: from the Hebrew personal name Ezra, meaning ‘help’. Ezra was a Biblical prophet of the 5th century bc who played an important role in the rebuilding of Jerusalem after the Babylonian exile.

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


Similar surnames: Sara, Dora, Kara, Petra, Sera, Erb, Vora, Lora, Elia, Erk

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Ezra Family Origin

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Ezra Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayers Labourer

    25%
  • Lithographic Printer (Master Employing 3 Boys)

    25%
  • Noblemans Steward

    25%
  • Sawyer

    25%

In 1881, Bricklayers Labourer, Lithographic Printer (Master Employing 3 Boys) and Noblemans Steward were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ezra. A less common occupation for the Ezra family was Sawyer. The most common Ezra occupation in the UK was Bricklayers Labourer. 25% of Ezra's were Bricklayers Labourers.

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Ezra Historical Records

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Ezra Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Ezra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Ezra in 1956 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ezra

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