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Esllen Family History

Esllen Surname 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.


Similar surnames: Ellen, Allen, Mullen, Cullen, Bullen, Elsen, Millen, Eller, Hillen

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Where is the Esllen family from?

You can see how Esllen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Esllen family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1891. The most Esllen families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there was 1 Esllen family living in Kent. This was 100% of all the recorded Esllen's in United Kingdom. Kent had the highest population of Esllen families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Esllen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Esllen ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Esllen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 6 census records available for the last name Esllen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Esllen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2 immigration records available for the last name Esllen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Esllen. For the veterans among your Esllen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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