Ellett Family History

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Ellett Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the female personal name Ellen.

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


Similar surnames: Pellett, Evett, Elliott, Lett, Ellen, Gillett, Ellert, Hallett

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Ellett Family Origin

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Ellett Family Occupations

What did your Ellett ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ellett. 20% of Ellett men worked as a Farmer and 83% of Ellett women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ellett were Private Hotel Proprietor and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farmer
    20%
  • General Labourer
    16%
  • Retired
    8%
  • Private Hotel Proprietor
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    83%
  • Domestic Servant
    6%
  • Tailoress
    3%
  • Housewife
    2%

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

Ellett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Ellett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ellett 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 Ellett. 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 Ellett. For the veterans among your Ellett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ellett Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellett lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Ellett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ellett in 1954 was 39, and 77 in 2004.

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