Illes Family History

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Illes Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Iles. Hungarian (Illés): from the old ecclesiastical name Illés, variant of Éliás, Hungarian form of Elijah. German: patronymic from the personal name Ille, one of several vernacular forms of Aegidius (see Giles).

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

Similar surnames: Ille, Alles, Gilles, Balles, Miles, Isles, Zilles, Dillen, Ellis

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Illes Family Origin

Where is the Illes family from?

Illes Family Occupations

What did your Illes ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Illes. A less common occupation for the Illes family was Farm Bailif. The most common Illes occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 20% of Illes's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Carter

  • Farm Bailif


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

Illes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Illes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Illes 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 Illes. 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 Illes. For the veterans among your Illes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Illes Life Expectancy

What is the average Illes lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Illes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Illes in 1952 was 40, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Illes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Illes 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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