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Celis Family History

Celis Name Meaning
Spanish: habitational name from a place in Santander province called Celis.

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

52,162 Historical Documents with Celis on Ancestry.com
37,859 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
358 Military Records
2,680 Immigration Records
3,990 Census and Voter Lists
7,275 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Celis Families

  • Number of Celis families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Celis families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Celis last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Celis census records

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Celis Family Origin

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Celis Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Celis families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Celis

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Celis Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Celis census records

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Celis Civil War Service Records

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