Earnest Family History & Genealogy

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Earnest Last Name History & Origin

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Updated Sep 13, 2017

History

The Earnest name is a German name and is a variation from the name Ernst. The surname Earnest is derived from the German surname "Ernst" which means "serious fight." The Earnest family is originally from Germany.  At least, this is what one branch of the Earnest family has shared. If you have more information on this surname or if you have different knowledge about the Earnest family, please add it to this page. The surname Earnest is derived from the German surname "Ernst" which means "serious fight." The Earnest family is originally from Germany.  At least, this is what one branch of the Earnest family has shared. If you have more information on this surname or if you have different knowledge about the Earnest family, please add it to this page.

Name Origin

The surname Earnest dates back to the surname Ernst, which means "serious fight".

Spellings & Pronunciations

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Nationality & Ethnicity

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Early Earnests

These are the earliest records we have of the Earnest family.

c. 1853 - Mar 14, 1927
1778 - 1843
c. 1855 - Unknown
c. 1855 - Unknown
c. 1883 - Apr 18, 1948
c. 1887 - Dec 13, 1932
c. 1897 - Unknown
c. 1901 - Unknown
c. 1901 - Unknown
c. 1901 - Unknown

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Earnest Family Tree

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Most Common First Names

Sample of 19 Earnest Biographies

Oct 7, 1911 - March 1985
Mar 27, 1909 - January 1975
Jan 26, 1994 - May 9, 2004
Jun 18, 1920 - February 1984
May 6, 1927 - Jan 4, 2010
Nov 18, 1919 - Dec 15, 1995
Apr 6, 1912 - Apr 2, 2002
Jan 1, 1898 - January 1973
Mar 25, 1904 - Feb 16, 1998
Apr 15, 1906 - December 1981
May 17, 1910 - Mar 11, 2000
May 10, 1896 - June 1979
Feb 20, 1903 - May 1970
May 19, 1933 - Jul 15, 1993
c. 1979 - Unknown
c. 1952 - Unknown
c. 1953 - Unknown
c. 1971 - Unknown
c. 1919 - Unknown

Earnest Death Records & Life Expectancy

The average age of a Earnest family member is 71.9 years old according to our database of 3,122 people with the last name Earnest that have a birth and death date listed.

Life Expectancy

71.9 years

Oldest Earnests

These are the longest-lived members of the Earnest family on AncientFaces.

Sep 21, 1880 - January 1987
106 years
May 9, 1907 - Jun 2, 2009
102 years
Feb 6, 1884 - October 1985
101 years
May 23, 1892 - August 1993
101 years
Dec 16, 1898 - May 26, 2000
101 years
Aug 7, 1901 - Oct 16, 2001
100 years
Sep 29, 1906 - May 28, 2007
100 years
Nov 25, 1904 - Apr 11, 2005
100 years
Aug 10, 1872 - December 1972
100 years
Dec 3, 1895 - Aug 29, 1996
100 years

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