Ergle Family History

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Ergle Name Meaning

Variant of German Ergele, from a pet form of Erko, a short form of a Germanic personal name composed of the elements erkan ‘pure’, ‘perfect’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Agle, Bogle, Yeagle, Egle, Nagle, Erle, Berge, Jerge, Enge, Epple

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Ergle Family Origin

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Ergle Family Occupations

What did your Ergle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ergle family was Farmer. Cotton Mill Work and Farm Labor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ergle. The most common Ergle occupation in the USA was Cotton Mill Work. 33% of Ergle's were Cotton Mill Works.

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  • Cotton Mill Work

    33%
  • Farm Labor

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%

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

Ergle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ergle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ergle 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Ergle. 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 Ergle. For the veterans among your Ergle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ergle Life Expectancy

What is the average Ergle lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Ergle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ergle in 1958 was 46, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ergle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ergle 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.

Famous Ergle Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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