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Alls Name Meaning

English or Irish: unexplained; perhaps a variant of All or a reduced form of Allis.

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


Similar surnames: Alles, Balis, Balls, Walls, Halls, Fallis, Ells, Ally, Ales, Allis

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Where is the Alls family from?

You can see how Alls families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Alls family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Alls families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 8 Alls families living in Quebec. This was about 47% of all the recorded Alls's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Alls families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Alls surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Alls ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Alls. 39% of Alls men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Alls women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Alls were Farm Laborer and Clerk.

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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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    39%
  • Laborer
    26%
  • Truck Driver
    8%
  • Farm Laborer
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
    15%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Maid
    15%
  • Clerk
    10%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Alls. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alls 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 250 immigration records available for the last name Alls. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Alls. For the veterans among your Alls ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Alls lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Alls life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Alls in 1957 was 52, and 65 in 2004.

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