Ehrich Family History

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Ehrich Name Meaning

North German: from a Germanized form of the Old Norse personal name Eiríkr (see Erickson). The spelling of the first syllable has been influenced by German names beginning with Ehr- such as Ehrhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Erich, Ehrlich, Burich, Rich, Eirich, Gerich, Urich, Eric, Ulrich

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Ehrich Family Origin

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Ehrich Family Occupations

What did your Ehrich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ehrich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Ehrich's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ehrich. A less common occupation for the Ehrich family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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

Ehrich Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ehrich Life Expectancy

What is the average Ehrich lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Ehrich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ehrich in 1951 was 32, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ehrich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ehrich 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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