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Ehnerd Family History

Ehnerd Surname 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: Ehnert, Zehner, Herd, Egner, Ebner, Lehner, Ehlert, Dehner, Ahner

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Where is the Ehnerd family from?

You can see how Ehnerd families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ehnerd family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Ehnerd family living in Michigan. This was about 50% of all the recorded Ehnerd's in USA. Michigan and 1 other state had the highest population of Ehnerd families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ehnerd surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ehnerd ancestors do for a living?

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

What Ehnerd family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 77 census records available for the last name Ehnerd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ehnerd census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ehnerd. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 36 military records available for the last name Ehnerd. For the veterans among your Ehnerd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ehnerd lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ehnerd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Ehnerd in 1963 was 68, and 60 in 2004.

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