Celis Family History

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Celis Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from a place in Santander province called Celis.

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

Similar surnames: Melis, Celio, Deliz, Dellis, Elia, Celia, Bevis, Callis, Wells, Eis

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Celis Family Origin

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Celis Family Occupations

What did your Celis ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Student Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Celis. 20% of Celis men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Assistant
  • Bookkeeper
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Student Nurse

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

Celis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Celis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Celis census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Celis. 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 Card

There are 371 military records available for the last name Celis. For the veterans among your Celis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Celis Life Expectancy

What is the average Celis lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Celis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Celis in 1953 was 47, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Celis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Celis ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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