Falis Family History

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Falis 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: Malis, Fallis, Valis, Falin, Kalis, Balis, Salis, Faris, Flis, Falls

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Falis Family Origin

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Falis Family Occupations

What did your Falis ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Blacksmith Stacker and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Falis. 25% of Falis men worked as a Blacksmith Stacker and 25% of Falis women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Falis were Haulage Driver Coal Mine and Unpaid House Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Blacksmith Stacker
  • Colliery Hewer Retired
  • Engineers Pattern Maker
  • Haulage Driver Coal Mine

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Housewife
  • No Occupation
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid House Duties

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

Falis Historical Records

What Falis family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Falis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Falis 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 224 immigration records available for the last name Falis. 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 259 military records available for the last name Falis. For the veterans among your Falis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Falis Life Expectancy

What is the average Falis lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Falis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Falis in 1966 was 91, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Falis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Falis 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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