Ellens Family History

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Ellens Name Meaning

English: metronymic from Ellen. Dutch: patronymic from Ellen.

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


Similar surnames: Ellen, Ellenson, Alles, Wellens, Elles, Ellett, Sellers, Callens

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Ellens Family Origin

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Ellens Family Occupations

What did your Ellens ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ellens. 8% of Ellens men worked as a General Labourer and 50% of Ellens women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ellens were App Painter and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    8%
  • Plasterer
    3%
  • (master) Builder
    2%
  • App Painter
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Domestic Duties
    3%
  • Domestic Help
    3%
  • Incapacitated
    3%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ellens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Ellens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ellens 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 569 immigration records available for the last name Ellens. 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 286 military records available for the last name Ellens. For the veterans among your Ellens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ellens Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellens lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ellens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Ellens in 1962 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ellens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellens 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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