The Ely Family History

This is a site where you can find information about the history of the Ely family.

Change to surnames beginning with: A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

The Ely Family in the Census

Census Freqency of the Surname Ely
1841 Census53
1851 Census386
1861 Census608
1871 Census953
1881 Census1206
1891 Census1452
1901 Census1859
1911 Census2073

Most Frequent Forenames for the Ely Family in the Census

Name 1841 Census 1851 Census 1861 Census 1881 Census 1871 Census 1891 Census 1901 Census 1911 Census Total
William Ely 11 28 41 55 61 68 95 82
Mary Ely 2 23 38 62 65 69 74 74
John Ely 3 23 31 46 52 52 65 74
George Ely 2 22 22 41 49 69 77 77
Elizabeth Ely 5 16 26 50 54 49 51 37
Sarah Ely 2 25 31 44 36 41 33 34
Charles Ely 1 11 20 31 39 49 47 55
Thomas Ely 0 11 17 23 35 39 40 39
James Ely 1 10 14 28 25 28 35 24
Alice Ely 0 3 5 12 28 41 57 51
Henry Ely 0 10 18 20 16 26 30 29
Robert Ely 0 10 8 15 21 20 21 31
Arthur Ely 0 4 5 11 21 23 34 36
Alfred Ely 1 7 6 18 21 28 25 33
Ellen Ely 1 5 11 17 24 21 32 25
Annie Ely 0 0 2 6 22 30 42 42
Emma Ely 1 8 17 23 17 15 22 18
Eliza Ely 2 11 14 17 18 18 21 19
Florence Ely 0 0 1 0 14 29 32 31

Your Family History Search

You can use the forms below to do automatic searches for the Ely family online amongst birth, marriage and death records from 1837, plus census transcripts for 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901 and many more...



Warning: session_start(): Cannot send session cookie - headers already sent by (output started at /home/sites/your-family-history.com/web/e/ely-family-history.php:331) in /home/sites/shared/web/db/sql_attack_filter.php on line 3

Warning: session_start(): Cannot send session cache limiter - headers already sent (output started at /home/sites/your-family-history.com/web/e/ely-family-history.php:331) in /home/sites/shared/web/db/sql_attack_filter.php on line 3

Etymology and History of the Surname: Ely

No matches found.

 



Case Study - Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin was an English naturalist who achieved lasting fame by producing considerable evidence that the species came about through evolutionary change.

 

Celebrities of the Army
We usually think of 'celebrity' as a modern invention, but who were the figures of public interest in the 19th Century - the celebrities?

 

A Short History of Parish Records
As we have seen, both Civil Registration and Census Returns run out when you get back to c.1840, and rarely provide information relevant before 1800. At this stage you need to turn to Parish Records.

 

The Romance of Rail power in the War
A short article from Issue 88 of The War Illustrated on the use of trains in the War.