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Where is the Ellery family from?
You can see how Ellery families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ellery family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Ellery families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 159 Ellery families living in Cornwall. This was about 21% of all the recorded Ellery's in the UK. Cornwall had the highest population of Ellery families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ellery surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ellery. 13% of Ellery men worked as a General Labourer and 71% of Ellery women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ellery were Carpenter and Household Duties.