Elderkin Family History

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Elderkin Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Elder.

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


Similar surnames: Enderlin, Larkin, Elder, Peterkin, Elkin, Godkin, Perkin, Alderman

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Elderkin Family Origin

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Elderkin Family Occupations

What did your Elderkin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Not Given and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elderkin. The most common Elderkin occupation in Canada was Farmer. 63% of Elderkin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Elderkin family was Com Traveler.

View Census data for Elderkin | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    63%
  • Not Given

    7%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Com Traveler

    3%

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

Elderkin Historical Records

What Elderkin family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Elderkin Life Expectancy

What is the average Elderkin lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Elderkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Elderkin in 1960 was 70, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elderkin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elderkin 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 Elderkin Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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