Elliot Family History

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Elliot Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Elliott. This spelling is mainly Scottish. Compare Eliot.

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


Similar surnames: Eliot, Elliott, Ellin, Allsop, Ellicott, Kellow, Mellish, Ellson

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Elliot Family Origin

Where is the Elliot family from?

Elliot Family Occupations

What did your Elliot ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elliot. The most common Elliot occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Elliot's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Elliot family was Shepherd.

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Shepherd

    2%

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

Elliot Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Elliot. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elliot 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Elliot. 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 Elliot. For the veterans among your Elliot ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elliot Life Expectancy

What is the average Elliot lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Elliot life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Elliot in 1948 was 31, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elliot

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elliot 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.

Famous Elliot Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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