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Eosslie Family History

Eosslie 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: Emslie, Bossie, Lesslie, Ostlie, Rossie, Fosse, Joslin, Cosse, Postle

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Where is the Eosslie family from?

You can see how Eosslie families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Eosslie family name was found in Scotland in 1891. In 1891 there were 3 Eosslie families living in Aberdeenshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Eosslie's in Scotland. Aberdeenshire had the highest population of Eosslie families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Eosslie surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Eosslie ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 3 census records available for the last name Eosslie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eosslie 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 Eosslie. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Eosslie. For the veterans among your Eosslie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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