Ex Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Rex, Jex, Ey, Lex, Ek, Bex, Ax, Ji, Lu, Yu

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Ex Family Origin

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Ex Family Occupations

What did your Ex ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Crismith was the top reported job for people in the CA named Ex. 50% of Ex men worked as a Crismith

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Crismith
    50%
  • Potter
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ex Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Ex. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ex 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 412 immigration records available for the last name Ex. 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 41,000 military records available for the last name Ex. For the veterans among your Ex ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ex Life Expectancy

What is the average Ex lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Ex life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Ex in 1951 was 43, and 78 in 2004.

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