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Origins of the Ehrlich surname

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About the Ehrlichs

We have a total number of 1411 records for people with the last name Ehrlich.

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Where do most Ehrlichs live?

In 1921, most Ehrlichs lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Ehrlichs

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We have 266 records for the Ehrlich surname. The oldest one dates back to 1890.

Who were Ehrlichs most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Ehrlich first names?

  • Joseph
  • Louis
  • Anna
  • Rose

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Common jobs for Ehrlichs

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Ehrlichs in 1921
At School


Dress Maker




B P Higher Grade School




Common Male occupations for Ehrlichs in 1921






Farm Hands


Sales Clerks


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