Egbert Family History

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Egbert Name Meaning

Dutch or North German: variant Eggebrecht, assimilated to the form of an English personal name. See also Ebbert.

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

Similar surnames: Ebbert, Elbert, Ebert, Hebert, Eggers, Helbert, Egbers, Eggert, Egert

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Egbert Family Origin

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Egbert Family Occupations

What did your Egbert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Egbert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Egbert's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Egbert. A less common occupation for the Egbert family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Egbert Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Egbert Life Expectancy

What is the average Egbert lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Egbert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Egbert in 1943 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Egbert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Egbert 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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