Ells Name Meaning

English (Kent): probably a variant of Ellis.

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


Similar surnames: Elles, Eells, Fells, Elms, Sells, Alls, Bellis, Ellis, Mells, Klos

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Ells Family Origin

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Ells Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Ells occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Ells's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ells. A less common occupation for the Ells family was Laborer.

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Ells Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Ells life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ells in 1958 was 58, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ells

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