Ellenberg Family History

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Ellenberg Name Meaning

German, Swiss German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of various places called Ellenberg, for example near Ellwangen and Salzwedel. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Ölenberg, literally ‘olive mountain’.

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

Similar surnames: Ellenberger, Eisenberg, Ehrenberg, Kallenberg, Blumenberg, Lemberg

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Ellenberg Family Origin

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Ellenberg Family Occupations

What did your Ellenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Salesman was the top reported job for people in the CA named Ellenberg. 34% of Ellenberg men worked as a Salesman

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Salesman
  • Dictint Manager
  • Operator
  • Peddler

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ellenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ellenberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ellenberg 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ellenberg. 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 781 military records available for the last name Ellenberg. For the veterans among your Ellenberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ellenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellenberg lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Ellenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Ellenberg in 1951 was 49, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ellenberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellenberg 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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