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Eslyn Family History

Eslyn 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: Ellen, Espy, Aslin, Ely, Evelyn, Heslin, Sly, Lyn, Esler, Aslan

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Where is the Eslyn family from?

You can see how Eslyn families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Eslyn family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Eslyn families living in Arkansas. This was 100% of all the recorded Eslyn's in USA. Arkansas had the highest population of Eslyn families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Eslyn surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Eslyn ancestors do for a living?

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

What Eslyn family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 16 census records available for the last name Eslyn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eslyn 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 Eslyn. 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 14 military records available for the last name Eslyn. For the veterans among your Eslyn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Eslyn lifespan?

Average Eslyn life expectancy in 2001 was 78 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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