Ellerd Family History

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Ellerd Name Meaning

English: origin uncertain, perhaps a variant of Allard.

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

Similar surnames: Ellert, Ellard, Ellery, Eller, Keller, Elward, Ellerbe, Ellers, Eyler

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Ellerd Family Origin

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Ellerd Family Occupations

What did your Ellerd ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ellerd occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Ellerd's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellerd. A less common occupation for the Ellerd family was Printer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Printer


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

Ellerd Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ellerd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ellerd 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 86 immigration records available for the last name Ellerd. 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 271 military records available for the last name Ellerd. For the veterans among your Ellerd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ellerd Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellerd lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ellerd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Ellerd in 1963 was 67, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellerd 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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