Eli Name Meaning

Jewish: from a short form of Elia.

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


Similar surnames: Meli, Celi, Ell, Gell, Egli, Li, Enis, Wali, Alix, Aldi

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Eli Family Origin

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Eli Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    20%
  • Fine Art Publisher

    20%
  • Innkeeper

    20%
  • Retired Laundress

    20%

In 1881, the most common Eli occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 20% of Eli's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Fine Art Publisher and Innkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eli. A less common occupation for the Eli family was Retired Laundress.

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Eli Historical Records

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Eli Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Eli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Eli in 1961 was 54, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eli

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