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Ally Name Meaning

Muslim: variant of Ali . Americanized form of French Alie .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Alli, Aly, Tally, Aley, Bally, Mally, Lally, Alls, Hally, Dally

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Where is the Ally family from?

You can see how Ally families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ally family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Ally families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 56 Ally families living in Quebec. This was about 86% of all the recorded Ally's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Ally families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ally surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ally ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Industriel was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Ally. 39% of Ally men worked as an Industriel. .

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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

  • Industriel
  • Cultivateur
  • Farmer
  • Laborer
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Ally. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ally 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Ally. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Ally. For the veterans among your Ally ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ally lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Ally life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Ally in 1943 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

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