Enos Family History

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Enos Name Meaning

Of multiple origin and uncertain etymology. Possible origins include: French and Portuguese: from the Biblical name Enos (see Enoch). Possibly in some cases an altered form of French Hénault (see Henault).Perhaps also an altered form of Scottish Innes.

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

Similar surnames: Eno, Sens, Eroh, Enns, Noe, Knox, Amos, Enes, Enis, Ines

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Enos Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Enos name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Enos. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Portugal


  • France


  • Germanic Europe


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Enos Family Origin

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Enos Family Occupations

What did your Enos ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Enos family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Enos. The most common Enos occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Enos's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Enos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 48,000 census records available for the last name Enos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Enos 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Enos. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Enos. For the veterans among your Enos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Enos Life Expectancy

What is the average Enos lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Enos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Enos in 1943 was 64, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Enos 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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