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Eleby Family History

Eleby Name Meaning
Probably an altered spelling of the English family name Ellerby. This name is found chiefly in TX.

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

3,862 Historical Documents with Eleby on Ancestry.com
1,907 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
195 Military Records
32 Immigration Records
1,228 Census and Voter Lists
500 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Eleby Families

  • Number of Eleby families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Eleby families
     14 - 25
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Eleby last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Eleby Family Origin

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Eleby Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Eleby

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Eleby Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Eleby Civil War Service Records

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