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Chellis Name Meaning

Possibly Italian: from the personal name Chello, a short form of Rustichello, itself a pet form of a nickname from rustico ‘country dweller’, ‘rustic’. English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Mellis, Challis, Crellin, Chevis, Ellis, Celli, Bellis, Dellis

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Chellis Family Origin

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Chellis Family Occupations

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  • General Laborer

    50%
  • Labourer Percussion Cap Fcty Royal Engineering Dept

    50%

In 1881, General Laborer and Labourer Percussion Cap Fcty Royal Engineering Dept were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chellis. The most common Chellis occupation in the UK was General Laborer. 50% of Chellis's were General Laborers.

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Chellis Historical Records

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Chellis Life Expectancy

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