Ernster Family History

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Ernster Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Ernst, from an inflected form of the German adjective.

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


Similar surnames: Ernst, Ester, Rister, Finster, Presler, Gersten, Eister, Easter

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Ernster Family Origin

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Ernster Family Occupations

What did your Ernster ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ernster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Ernster's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ernster family was Farm Hand. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ernster.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Blacksmith

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Farm Hand

    11%

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Ernster Historical Records

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Ernster Life Expectancy

What is the average Ernster lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, Ernster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Ernster in 1963 was 69, and 54 in 2004.

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