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Eldgridge Family History

Eldgridge 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: Eldridge, Aldridge, Eldredge, Eastridge, Delbridge, Elvidge

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Where is the Eldgridge family from?

You can see how Eldgridge families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Eldgridge family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Eldgridge families were found in USA in 1920, and Canada in 1911. In 1891 there was 1 Eldgridge family living in Sussex. This was 100% of all the recorded Eldgridge's in United Kingdom. Sussex had the highest population of Eldgridge families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Eldgridge surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Eldgridge ancestors do for a living?

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

What Eldgridge family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 75 census records available for the last name Eldgridge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eldgridge 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 5 immigration records available for the last name Eldgridge. 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 5 military records available for the last name Eldgridge. For the veterans among your Eldgridge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Eldgridge lifespan?

Average Eldgridge life expectancy in 1996 was 71 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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