Ellin Family History

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Ellin Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Ellen. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from the village Elna in Belarus.

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

Similar surnames: Yellin, Elkin, Bellin, Allin, Ellen, Eglin, Elin, Fellin, Belin

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Ellin Family Origin

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Ellin Family Occupations

What did your Ellin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ellin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Ellin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ellin family was Laborer. Farmer, Ivory Carver and Labor Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellin.

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  • Farmer

  • Ivory Carver

  • Labor Farm

  • Laborer


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

Ellin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Ellin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ellin 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 969 immigration records available for the last name Ellin. 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 609 military records available for the last name Ellin. For the veterans among your Ellin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ellin Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellin lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Ellin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ellin in 1944 was 50, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellin 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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