Elvis Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Elvis Family Origin

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Elvis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Jeweler

    33%
  • Paper Hanger

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Elvis family was Paper Hanger. Farmer and Jeweler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Elvis. The most common Elvis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Elvis's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Elvis | Data not to scale

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Elvis Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Elvis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Elvis in 1950 was 66, and 55 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Elvis

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