Ellerbeck Family History

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Ellerbeck Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various minor places named as the ‘stream where the alder trees grow’.

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


Similar surnames: Colbeck, Ellenbecker, Billerbeck, Ellenberg, Lembeck, Westerbeck

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Ellerbeck Family Origin

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Ellerbeck Family Occupations

What did your Ellerbeck ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer and Scholar were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ellerbeck. The most common Ellerbeck occupation in Canada was Farmer. 53% of Ellerbeck's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Scholar

    32%

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

Ellerbeck Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ellerbeck Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellerbeck lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Ellerbeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Ellerbeck in 1964 was 82, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ellerbeck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellerbeck 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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