Illes Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Iles. Hungarian (Illés): from the old ecclesiastical name Illés, variant of Éliás, Hungarian form of Elijah. German: patronymic from the personal name Ille, one of several vernacular forms of Aegidius (see Giles).

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


Similar surnames: Ille, Alles, Gilles, Balles, Miles, Isles, Zilles, Dillen, Ellis

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Illes Family Origin

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Illes Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    20%
  • Annuitant

    10%
  • Carter

    10%
  • Farm Bailif

    10%

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In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Illes. A less common occupation for the Illes family was Farm Bailif. The most common Illes occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 20% of Illes's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Between 1952 and 2004, Illes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Illes in 1952 was 40, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Illes

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