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Elymer Family History

Elymer 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: Elmer, Clymer, Helmer, Plumer, Wymer, Eller, Ulmer, Elder, Blamer

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Where is the Elymer family from?

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

What did your Elymer ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 42 census records available for the last name Elymer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elymer 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Elymer. 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 Elymer. For the veterans among your Elymer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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