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Elsmore Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire): habitational name from Ellesmere in Shropshire, named from the Old English personal name Elli + Old English mere ‘lake’, ‘pool’.

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

Similar surnames: Elmore, Elford, Cudmore, Wetmore, Rushmore, Cashmore, Wilmore, Score

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Elsmore Family Origin

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Elsmore Family Occupations

What did your Elsmore ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Rancher was the top reported job for people in the CA named Elsmore.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Rancher

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Elsmore Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Elsmore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elsmore 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 638 immigration records available for the last name Elsmore. 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 941 military records available for the last name Elsmore. For the veterans among your Elsmore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elsmore Life Expectancy

What is the average Elsmore lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Elsmore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Elsmore in 1964 was 81, and 69 in 2004.

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