Earles Family History

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Earles Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Earl.

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

Similar surnames: Eales, Earls, Earle, Searles, Wailes, Eagles, Alles, Beales, Eades

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Earles Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Earles name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Earles. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Earles Family Origin

Where is the Earles family from?

Earles Family Occupations

What did your Earles ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Earles family was Farm Labourer. The most common Earles occupation in the UK was Labourer. 13% of Earles's were Labourers. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Earles.

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  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Farm Labourer


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

Earles Historical Records

What Earles family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Earles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Earles 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Earles. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Earles. For the veterans among your Earles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Earles Life Expectancy

What is the average Earles lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Earles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Earles in 1950 was 24, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Earles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Earles 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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