Elles Family History

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Elles Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of English and Welsh Ellis.

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


Similar surnames: Elley, Ells, Alles, Illes, Eyles, Eales, Elmes, Ellis, Ellen, Welles

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Elles Family Origin

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Elles Family Occupations

What did your Elles ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Elles occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Elles's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elles. A less common occupation for the Elles family was Butcher.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • School

    19%
  • Labourer

    9%
  • Butcher

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Elles ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Elles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Elles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elles 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Elles. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Elles. For the veterans among your Elles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elles Life Expectancy

What is the average Elles lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Elles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Elles in 1959 was 31, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elles 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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