Elliff Family History

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Elliff Name Meaning

from the Middle English female personal name Ayleve, Aylgive, Old English Æ{dh}elgifu, composed of the elements æ{dh}el ‘noble’ + gifu ‘gift’, which was borne by a daughter of King Alfred the Great, who became abbess of Shaftesbury. from the Old Norse byname Eilífr, which is composed of the elements ei ‘always’ + lífr ‘life’.

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

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Elliff Family Origin

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Elliff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Agent

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Elliff family was Agent. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elliff. The most common Elliff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Elliff's were Farmers.

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Elliff Life Expectancy

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