Ellicott Family History

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Ellicott Name Meaning

habitational name from an unidentified place, probably in Devon, where there is a place called Ellicombe and where the surname is most frequent today. Possibly also a variant of Elliott.

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


Similar surnames: Addicott, Elliott, Silcott, Derricott, Endicott, Ellick, Wilcott

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Ellicott Family Origin

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Ellicott Family Occupations

What did your Ellicott ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ellicott occupation in Canada was Farmer. 45% of Ellicott's were Farmers. Farmer, Assessor and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellicott. A less common occupation for the Ellicott family was Gentleman.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Assessor

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Gentleman

    9%

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

Ellicott Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ellicott Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellicott lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Ellicott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Ellicott in 1963 was 80, and 69 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ellicott

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellicott 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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