Ellkins Family History

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Ellkins Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Filkins, Alkins, Lukins, Mulkins, Lykins, Calkins, Wilkins, Folkins

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Ellkins Family Origin

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Ellkins Family Occupations

What did your Ellkins ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ellkins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Ellkins's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ellkins family was Miller. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Mill Right were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellkins.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farm Laborer

    29%
  • Mill Right

    14%
  • Miller

    14%

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

Ellkins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 151 census records available for the last name Ellkins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ellkins 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 13 immigration records available for the last name Ellkins. 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 8 military records available for the last name Ellkins. For the veterans among your Ellkins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ellkins Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellkins lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellkins 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ellkins

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