Elgersma Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Elgersma Name Meaning

Frisian: patronymic from the Germanic personal name Ellger, Agilger, composed of the elements agil ‘point (of a sword)’ + ger ‘spear’.

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


Similar surnames: Elpers, Esters, Broersma, Elfers, German, Heerema, Eggers, Elberson

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Elgersma Family Origin

Where is the Elgersma family from?

SHOW MORE

Elgersma Family Occupations

What did your Elgersma ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Elgersma

Elgersma Historical Records

What Elgersma family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Elgersma ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Elgersma

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Elgersma Life Expectancy

What is the average Elgersma lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, Elgersma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Elgersma in 1955 was 50, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elgersma

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elgersma 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.

Famous Elgersma Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Look up another name