Ellerbrock Family History

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Ellerbrock Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived by a low-lying swamp overgrown with alders, from Middle Low German elre ‘alder’ + brock ‘swamp’.

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


Similar surnames: Wellbrock, Edelbrock, Rosenbrock, Rosebrock, Ellerbusch, Oberbeck

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Ellerbrock Family Origin

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Ellerbrock Family Occupations

What did your Ellerbrock ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ellerbrock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Ellerbrock's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellerbrock. A less common occupation for the Ellerbrock family was Cabinet Mkr..

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Cabinet Maker

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Cabinet Mkr.

    5%

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

Ellerbrock Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ellerbrock Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellerbrock lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Ellerbrock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ellerbrock in 1954 was 24, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ellerbrock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellerbrock 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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