Ellert Family History

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Ellert Name Meaning

English: variant of Allard. Perhaps a shortened form of Swedish Ellertsson (see Ellertson).

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

Similar surnames: Ellerd, Ellery, Ellett, Ellen, Egbert, Eller, Feller, Elders, Mellert

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Ellert Family Origin

Where is the Ellert family from?

Ellert Family Occupations

What did your Ellert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Awning Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellert. The most common Ellert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Ellert's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ellert family was Barber.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Awning Maker

  • Barber


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

Ellert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Ellert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ellert 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ellert. 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 761 military records available for the last name Ellert. For the veterans among your Ellert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ellert Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellert lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ellert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Ellert in 1962 was 67, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ellert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellert 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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