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Ebbert Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi(l) ‘edge’, ‘point (of a weapon)’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. This was one of the most popular names among the peoples living in the Low Countries in the Middle Ages. The English cognate Egbert is not found as a surname, despite the fame of King Egbert of Wessex.

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


Similar surnames: Elbert, Robert, Albert, Ebert, Herbert, Tabbert, Egbert, Rembert

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Ebbert Family Origin

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Ebbert Family Occupations

What did your Ebbert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ebbert family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ebbert. The most common Ebbert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Ebbert's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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Ebbert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ebbert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ebbert 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 Ebbert. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Ebbert. For the veterans among your Ebbert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ebbert Life Expectancy

What is the average Ebbert lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Ebbert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ebbert in 1945 was 33, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ebbert 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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