Eals Family History

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Eals 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: Eales, Neals, Earls, Pals, Meals, Els, Ells, Eads, Veals, Ealy

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Eals Family Origin

Where is the Eals family from?

Eals Family Occupations

What did your Eals ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Labourer and Grocer & Draper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eals. A less common occupation for the Eals family was Laborer. The most common Eals occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 25% of Eals's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Labourer

  • Grocer & Draper

  • Laborer


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

Eals Historical Records

What Eals family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Eals. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eals 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 83 immigration records available for the last name Eals. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 843 military records available for the last name Eals. For the veterans among your Eals ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eals Life Expectancy

What is the average Eals lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2002, in the United States, Eals life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Eals in 1964 was 80, and 84 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eals

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eals 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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