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

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • School

    19%
  • Labourer

    9%
  • Butcher

    3%

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

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elles

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