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Ellerby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in North Yorkshire so named, from the Old English personal name Ælfweard + Old Scandinavian býr ‘farmstead’, ‘village’.

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

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Ellerby Family Origin

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Ellerby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer On Farm

    15%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Miller

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ellerby family was Miller. The most common Ellerby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Ellerby's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer On Farm and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellerby.

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Ellerby Historical Records

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Ellerby Life Expectancy

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