Jellison Family History

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Jellison Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Gelis, a variant of Giles, or possibly a patronymic or metronymic from a short form of Julian.

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


Similar surnames: Allison, Ellison, Julson, Jillson, Rollison, Elison, Denison, Fellin

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Jellison Family Origin

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Jellison Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, the most common Jellison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Jellison's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jellison family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jellison.

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Jellison Historical Records

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Jellison Life Expectancy

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