Elie Family History

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Elie Name Meaning

French: variant of Elias.

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

Similar surnames: Etie, Belin, Eline, Elin, Delise, Elia, Edie, Lie, Else, Selle

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Elie Family Origin

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Elie Family Occupations

What did your Elie ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Works Cotton Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elie. A less common occupation for the Elie family was Blacksmith. The most common Elie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Elie's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Works Cotton Mill

  • Blacksmith


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

Elie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Elie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Elie 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Elie. 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 Elie. For the veterans among your Elie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Elie Life Expectancy

What is the average Elie lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Elie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Elie in 1949 was 46, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Elie 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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