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Ellerson Family Origin

Where is the Ellerson family from?

Ellerson Family Occupations

What did your Ellerson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ellerson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Ellerson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellerson. A less common occupation for the Ellerson family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Ellerson Historical Records

What Ellerson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Ellerson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ellerson 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 321 immigration records available for the last name Ellerson. 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 719 military records available for the last name Ellerson. For the veterans among your Ellerson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ellerson Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellerson lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Ellerson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ellerson in 1956 was 46, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ellerson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellerson 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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