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Ellwood Family Origin

Where is the Ellwood family from?

Ellwood Family Occupations

What did your Ellwood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellwood. A less common occupation for the Ellwood family was Teamster. The most common Ellwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Ellwood's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Teamster

    4%

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

Ellwood Historical Records

What Ellwood family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ellwood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ellwood census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Ellwood

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ellwood. 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 Ellwood. For the veterans among your Ellwood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ellwood Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellwood lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Ellwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ellwood in 1955 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ellwood

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellwood 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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