Ellender Family History

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Ellender Name Meaning

English: variant of Allender. Respelling of German Elender, a nickname for a stranger or newcomer, from Middle High German ellende ‘strange’, ‘foreign’, or a habitational name for someone from any of twenty places named Elend, denoting a remote settlement, as for example in the Harz Mountains or in Carinthia, Austria.

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


Similar surnames: Blender, Lander, Linder, Ellenberg, Ellinger, Ellner, Sealander

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Ellender Family Origin

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Ellender Family Occupations

What did your Ellender ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ellender occupation in Canada was Rr Section Foreman. 100% of Ellender's were Rr Section Foremans.

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  • Rr Section Foreman

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Ellender Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ellender Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellender lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Ellender life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ellender in 1953 was 20, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellender 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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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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