Yellen Family History

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Yellen Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Yelland or Yellin. Americanized spelling of Norwegian Hjellen, from the definite singular form of Old Norse hjallr ‘terrace’, ‘ledge’ (see Hjelle). Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Jelen.

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


Similar surnames: Yellin, Yelle, Helle, Ellen, Wollen, Hellen, Teller, Bellin, Gillen

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Yellen Family Origin

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Yellen Family Occupations

What did your Yellen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Comfectionary and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Yellen. The most common Yellen occupation in the USA was Comfectionary. 50% of Yellen's were Comfectionarys.

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  • Comfectionary

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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Yellen Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Yellen ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Yellen Life Expectancy

What is the average Yellen lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, Yellen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Yellen in 1952 was 79, and 85 in 2004.

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United States

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