Ellks Family History

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Ellks 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: Allis, Illes, Milks, Ellis, Alles, Luks, Dilks, Alls, Elles, Wilks

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Ellks Family Origin

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Ellks Family Occupations

What did your Ellks ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ellks occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 100% of Ellks's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner


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

Ellks Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 354 census records available for the last name Ellks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ellks 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 Ellks. 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 14 military records available for the last name Ellks. For the veterans among your Ellks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ellks Life Expectancy

What is the average Ellks lifespan?

Between 1967 and 1996, in the United States, Ellks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Ellks in 1967 was 65, and 83 in 1996.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ellks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ellks 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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