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Telles Family History

Telles Name Meaning
Portuguese (Teles): patronymic from the medieval personal name Tellus, probably of Germanic origin.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

178,301 Historical Documents with Telles on Ancestry.ca
144,677 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,585 Military Records
2,912 Immigration Records
13,274 Census and Voter Lists
15,853 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Telles Families

  • Number of Telles families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Telles last name
    from the 1851 Canada Census Data

Telles census records

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Telles Family Origin

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Telles Immigration Information (CA)

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Telles Family Occupations

from 1881 CA Census Data

Telles census records

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Military Service by Telles

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