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 1881, a less common occupation for the Ellett family was ... Dressingcase Maker. Farmer, Cooper and Farm Bailiff were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellett. The most common Ellett occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Ellett's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Cooper

  • Farm Bailiff

  • ... Dressingcase Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ellett ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ellett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellett 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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