Edmunds Family History

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Edmunds Name Meaning

English (also common in South Wales): patronymic from the personal name Edmund (see Edmond).

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


Similar surnames: Edmonds, Edmund, Edmond, Edmundson, Edds, Eddings, Edwards, Edman

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Edmunds Family Origin

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Edmunds Family Occupations

What did your Edmunds ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Edmunds occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Edmunds's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Edmunds family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edmunds.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

Edmunds Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Edmunds Life Expectancy

What is the average Edmunds lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Edmunds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Edmunds in 1947 was 47, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Edmunds

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Edmunds 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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