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Where is the Ells family from?
You can see how Ells families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ells family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Ells families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 106 Ells families living in Nova Scotia. This was about 81% of all the recorded Ells's in Canada. Nova Scotia had the highest population of Ells families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ells surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1921, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Ells. 59% of Ells men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Ells women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ells were Carpenter and Stenographer. .