Elberson Family History

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Elberson Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from the personal name Elbert.

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

Similar surnames: Elbers, Eckerson, Enderson, Elfers, Iverson, Everson, Helgerson

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Elberson Family Origin

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Elberson Family Occupations

What did your Elberson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Elberson family was Baker. Keeping House, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elberson. The most common Elberson occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 17% of Elberson's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Baker


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

Elberson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Elberson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elberson 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 107 immigration records available for the last name Elberson. 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 683 military records available for the last name Elberson. For the veterans among your Elberson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elberson Life Expectancy

What is the average Elberson lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Elberson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Elberson in 1943 was 58, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elberson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elberson 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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