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Alles Family History

Alles Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from the Low German personal name Aldert (see Alderink) or Frisian Allo, a variant of Adalo, from Germanic adal ‘noble’. English: variant spelling of Allis.

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


Similar surnames: Illes, Balles, Ahles, Allis, Altes, Ayles, Allee, Galler, Ales, Alls

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Where is the Alles family from?

You can see how Alles families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Alles family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Alles families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 64 Alles families living in Ontario. This was about 65% of all the recorded Alles's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Alles families in 1911.
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What did your Alles ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Alles. 60% of Alles men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    60%
  • Student
    14%
  • Blacksmith
    14%
  • Income
    14%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    100%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Alles. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Alles. For the veterans among your Alles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Alles lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Alles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Alles in 1957 was 36, and 78 in 2004.

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