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Edsall Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place called High Edser in Ewhurst, Surrey. It is possible that in some cases the name may be an Americanized form of the German family name Etzel.

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


Similar surnames: Kelsall, Hall, Dahl, Soll, Sall, Hadsall, Deal, Lasell, Udall, Dall

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Edsall Family Origin

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Edsall Family Occupations

What did your Edsall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Edsall occupation in Canada was Farmer. 48% of Edsall's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Edsall family was Female Farmer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edsall.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Dress Maker

    5%
  • Female Farmer

    5%

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

Edsall Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Edsall Life Expectancy

What is the average Edsall lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Edsall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Edsall in 1953 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Edsall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Edsall 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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