Ellerman Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Ellerman Name Meaning

English: variant of Elman 3. Americanized spelling of German Ellermann, a variant of Eller 1.

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

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Ellerman Family Origin

Where is the Ellerman family from?

SHOW MORE

Ellerman Family Occupations

What did your Ellerman ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ellerman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellerman. The most common Ellerman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Ellerman's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Ellerman | Data not to scale

Ellerman Historical Records

What Ellerman family records will you find?

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

Search 1940's US census records for Ellerman

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Ellerman Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellerman lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellerman 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Ellerman Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Look up another name