Eidem Family History

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Eidem Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German eidem ‘son-in-law’. See Eiden. Norwegian: habitational name from any of various farmsteads in central Norway so named, from Old Norse Ei{dh}heimr (ei{dh} ‘isthmus’ + heimr ‘farm’).

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

Similar surnames: Eide, Eike, Eiden, Eden, Elden, Weiden, Eder, Eiben, Eiken, Eitel

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Eidem Family Origin

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Eidem Family Occupations

What did your Eidem ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Eidem occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Eidem's were Farmers. Farmer and Store Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Eidem.

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  • Farmer

  • Store Keeper


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

Eidem Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Eidem. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eidem 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 575 immigration records available for the last name Eidem. 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 285 military records available for the last name Eidem. For the veterans among your Eidem ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eidem Life Expectancy

What is the average Eidem lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Eidem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Eidem in 1963 was 87, and 63 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eidem 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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