Elles Family History

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Elles Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of English and Welsh Ellis.

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

Similar surnames: Elley, Ells, Alles, Illes, Eyles, Eales, Elmes, Ellis, Ellen, Welles

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Elles Family Origin

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Elles Family Occupations

What did your Elles 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 Elles. 2% of Elles men worked as a General Labourer and 45% of Elles women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Elles were Kitchen Porter Hotel and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Dyers Labourer
  • Gardener
  • Kitchen Porter Hotel

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Servant
  • Housewife

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

Elles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Elles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elles 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Elles. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Elles. For the veterans among your Elles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elles Life Expectancy

What is the average Elles lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Elles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Elles in 1959 was 31, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elles

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