Elbert Family History

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Elbert Name Meaning

North German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agil ‘edge’, ‘tip’ (of a sword) + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Ebbert, Albert, Helbert, Ebert, Elchert, Rembert, Herbert, Filbert

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Elbert Family Origin

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Elbert Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Elbert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Elbert's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elbert. A less common occupation for the Elbert family was Farm Laborer.

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Elbert Historical Records

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Elbert Life Expectancy

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Famous Elbert Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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