Elzer Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Elze, a place on the Leine River.

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


Similar surnames: Elmer, Belzer, Eller, Selzer, Delzer, Kelzer, Elzie, Elter, Pelzer

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Elzer Family Origin

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Elzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Cooper

    13%
  • Farm Hand

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Elzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Elzer's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elzer. A less common occupation for the Elzer family was Farm Laborer.

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Elzer Historical Records

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Elzer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Elzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Elzer in 1941 was 34, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elzer

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