Esters Family History

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Esters Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ast ‘branch’ + heri, hari ‘army’.

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


Similar surnames: Oster, Jester, Eggers, Elter, Sterk, Egbers, Mester, Bester, Enders

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Esters Family Origin

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Esters Family Occupations

What did your Esters ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farming

    19%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Farm Hand

    10%

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

Esters Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Esters. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Esters 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Esters. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Esters. For the veterans among your Esters ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Esters Life Expectancy

What is the average Esters lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Esters life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Esters in 1947 was 37, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Esters

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Esters 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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