Yerxa Family History

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Yerxa Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Jurckse, a patronymic meaning ‘son of George’. Compare yerkes.

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


Similar surnames: Yerian, Yerks, Yerke, Yett, Bera, Terra, Gera, Sera, Perla, Werra

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Yerxa Family Origin

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Yerxa Family Occupations

What did your Yerxa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Grain Inspector and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yerxa. The most common Yerxa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Yerxa's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Yerxa family was Grocers Clerk.

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Grain Inspector

    11%
  • Grocer

    11%
  • Grocers Clerk

    11%

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

Yerxa Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Yerxa Life Expectancy

What is the average Yerxa lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Yerxa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Yerxa in 1945 was 30, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yerxa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yerxa 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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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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