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Elup Family History

Elup 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: Lu, Lum, Luo, Plum, Elam, Delp, Ell, Lupo, Klug, Loup

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Where is the Elup family from?

You can see how Elup families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Elup family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 4 Elup families living in Wiltshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Elup's in United Kingdom. Wiltshire had the highest population of Elup families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Elup surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Elup ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 5 census records available for the last name Elup. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elup 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Elup. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Elup. For the veterans among your Elup ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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