Ebersole Family History

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Ebersole Name Meaning

Altered spelling of the Swiss habitational names Ebersol, Ebersold, Äbersold, Aebersold, from any of several places so named, from Middle High German eber ‘wild boar’ + sol, sul ‘wallow’.

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


Similar surnames: Aebersold, Ebersold, Eversole, Eversley, Eversoll, Eberle, Oberle

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Ebersole Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Ebersole name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Ebersole. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    46%

  • Germanic Europe

    22%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    13%

  • France

    4%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    3%

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Ebersole Family Origin

Where is the Ebersole family from?

Ebersole Family Occupations

What did your Ebersole ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ebersole occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Ebersole's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ebersole. A less common occupation for the Ebersole family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Ebersole Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Ebersole. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ebersole 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 752 immigration records available for the last name Ebersole. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Ebersole. For the veterans among your Ebersole ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ebersole Life Expectancy

What is the average Ebersole lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Ebersole life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ebersole in 1943 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ebersole

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ebersole 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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