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


Similar surnames: Eley, Exley, Iley, Epley, Ley, Ely, Liby, Emery, Elzy, Ellerby

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Eleby Family Origin

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Eleby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    29%
  • Brick Mason

    14%
  • Field Hand

    14%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eleby. A less common occupation for the Eleby family was Field Hand. The most common Eleby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Eleby's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Eleby | Data not to scale

Eleby Historical Records

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Eleby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2003, Eleby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Eleby in 1946 was 40, and 62 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eleby

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