Eells Family History

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Eells Name Meaning

English: variant of Eales.

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


Similar surnames: Ells, Fells, Sells, Mells, Euell, Alls, Veals, Bellis, Pells, Halls

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Eells Family Origin

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Eells Family Occupations

What did your Eells ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eells. A less common occupation for the Eells family was Painter. The most common Eells occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Eells's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Painter

    3%

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

Eells Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Eells. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eells 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Eells. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Eells. For the veterans among your Eells ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eells Life Expectancy

What is the average Eells lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Eells life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Eells in 1952 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eells

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eells 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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