Erwingham Family History

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Erwingham Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Newingham, Ringham, Windham, Ellingham, Birmingham, Ingham, Bingham

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Erwingham Family Origin

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Erwingham Family Occupations

What did your Erwingham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Erwingham occupation in the USA was Keeps House. 100% of Erwingham's were Keeps Houses.

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  • Keeps House


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

Erwingham Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2 census records available for the last name Erwingham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Erwingham 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 immigration records available for the last name Erwingham. 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 Erwingham. For the veterans among your Erwingham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Erwingham Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Erwingham 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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