Ellegood Family History

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Ellegood Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Ellguth, a habitational name from any of several places in Silesia, which were dubbed lgota ‘relief from (taxes)’ in Slavic; these were German settlements which were exempt from taxation.

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


Similar surnames: Eller, Livergood, Elleman, Elwood, Ellenwood, Gatewood, Ellington

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Ellegood Family Origin

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Ellegood Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping Resturant

    9%
  • Lawyer

    9%
  • Physician And Farmer

    9%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ellegood family was Physician And Farmer. The most common Ellegood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Ellegood's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping Resturant and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellegood.

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Ellegood Historical Records

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Ellegood Life Expectancy

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