Edelen Family History

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Edelen Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Edeline.

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


Similar surnames: Dolen, Eveler, Pelon, Eakle, Delee, Keelen, Evelyn, Edell, Delon

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Edelen Family Origin

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Edelen Family Occupations

What did your Edelen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Edelen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Edelen's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edelen. A less common occupation for the Edelen family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Edelen Historical Records

What Edelen family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Edelen Life Expectancy

What is the average Edelen lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Edelen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Edelen in 1958 was 63, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Edelen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Edelen 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 Edelen Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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