Ellenbogen Family History

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Ellenbogen Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a bend in a river, from Middle High German el(l)enboge ‘elbow’, or habitational name from any of several places named Ellenbogen or Ehlenbogen from this word. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Ellenbogen ‘elbow’ (see 1).

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


Similar surnames: Ellenberg, Ellender, Eisenbraun, Ellenberger, Ellwanger, Altenhofen

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Ellenbogen Family Origin

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Ellenbogen Family Occupations

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  • Merchant

    33%
  • Shoemaker

    33%
  • Traveling Agt.

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Ellenbogen occupation in the USA was Merchant. 33% of Ellenbogen's were Merchants. Merchant and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ellenbogen. A less common occupation for the Ellenbogen family was Traveling Agt..

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Ellenbogen Historical Records

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Ellenbogen Life Expectancy

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