Allis Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English and Old French female personal name Alis (Alice), which, together with its diminutive Alison, was extremely popular in England in the Middle Ages. The personal name is of Germanic origin, brought to England from France by the Normans; it is a contracted form of Germanic Adalhaid(is), which is composed of the elements adal ‘noble’ + haid ‘brilliance’, ‘beauty’.

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

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Allis Family Origin

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Allis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Allis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Allis's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Allis. A less common occupation for the Allis family was Carpenter.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Allis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Allis in 1957 was 34, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Allis

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