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Elliston Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Ellis. Scottish: habitational name from the lands of Elliston, near Bowden, in Roxburghshire.

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


Similar surnames: Belliston, Alliston, Ellison, Allison, Edmiston, Liston, Williston

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Elliston Family Origin

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Elliston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Elliston. The most common Elliston occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Elliston's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Elliston family was Keeping House.

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Elliston Historical Records

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Elliston Life Expectancy

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