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Ehrsam Family History

Ehrsam Name Meaning
German: from a byname from Middle High German ersam ‘having honor and esteem’.

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

9,283 Historical Documents with Ehrsam on Ancestry.com
2,696 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
636 Military Records
499 Immigration Records
1,612 Census and Voter Lists
3,840 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ehrsam Families

  • Number of Ehrsam families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Ehrsam families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Ehrsam last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Ehrsam census records

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Ehrsam Family Origin

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Ehrsam Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Ehrsam

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Ehrsam Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Ehrsam census records

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Ehrsam Civil War Service Records

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