Elzie Family History

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Elzie Name Meaning

Altered spelling of English Elsey. Americanized spelling of German Eltze, probably a habitational name for someone from either of two places named Eltz, on the Mosel and the Neckar.

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

Similar surnames: Empie, Elbe, Else, Ellin, Elzy, Elzey, Elzer, Glave, Delage, Lie

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Elzie Family Origin

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Elzie Family Occupations

What did your Elzie ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Elzie. 23% of Elzie men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Elzie women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Elzie were Janitor and House Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Janitor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Cook
  • Farm Laborer
  • House Maid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Elzie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Elzie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elzie 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 69 immigration records available for the last name Elzie. 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 328 military records available for the last name Elzie. For the veterans among your Elzie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elzie Life Expectancy

What is the average Elzie lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Elzie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Elzie in 1962 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

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