Ercole Family History

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Ercole Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Ercole, a Renaissance revival of the Latin name Hercules (Greek Herakles), famous in classical mythology as the name of a hero of immense strength and courage.

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

Similar surnames: D'ercole, Croce, Ergle, Krol, Cola, Cole, Nicole, Ruble, Armold

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Ercole Family Origin

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Ercole Family Occupations

What did your Ercole ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Ice Cream Maker and Shoe Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ercole. The most common Ercole occupation in the USA was Ice Cream Maker. 50% of Ercole's were Ice Cream Makers.

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  • Ice Cream Maker

  • Shoe Maker


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Ercole Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ercole. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ercole 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 855 immigration records available for the last name Ercole. 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 328 military records available for the last name Ercole. For the veterans among your Ercole ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ercole Life Expectancy

What is the average Ercole lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Ercole life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Ercole in 1953 was 52, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ercole

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