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Origins of the Eells surname

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About the Eellses

We have a total number of 611 records for people with the last name Eells.

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Where do most Eellses live?

In 1921, most Eellses lived in South East.


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Interesting facts about Eellses

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We have 371 records for the Eells surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Eellses most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Eells first names?

  • John
  • Samll Or Samuell
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Eellses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Eellses in 1921
Carman

3

Domestic Servant

2

Dressmaking

2

Glover

2

House Servant

2

Common Male occupations for Eellses in 1921
Carman

16

Greengrocer

4

Pewterer

4

Farm Hands

3

Fireman

3

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