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Angles Name Meaning

Catalan and southern French (Anglès): ethnic name from Catalan and Occitan anglès ‘English’. French: from any of at least eight places in France named (Les) Angles ‘(the place of) the English’.

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


Similar surnames: Angle, Langley, Ingles, Angeles, Ansley, Anger, Antley, Angley, Angel

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Where is the Angles family from?

You can see how Angles families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Angles family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Angles families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1911 there were 16 Angles families living in Ontario. This was about 42% of all the recorded Angles's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Angles families in 1911.
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What did your Angles ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Angles. .

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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

  • Laborer
    100%
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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Angles. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Angles. For the veterans among your Angles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Angles lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Angles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Angles in 1943 was 30, and 69 in 2004.

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