Ely Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the cathedral city on an island in the fens north of Cambridge. It is so named from Old English ?l ‘eel’ + ge ‘district’. Probably also an Americanized form of German Eley.

List of People with Surname Ely

In accordance with our records, there are a total of 8,379 people with the surname Ely. Among these people surnamed Ely, there are nearly 697 different names, with an average of 12 people having the same name. Joseph Ely, Michael Ely and Kenneth Ely are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Ely, with 60, 60 and 60 people respectively.

Besides that, Our findings indicate that California has the highest number of people surnamed Ely, with a total of 739 people, and there are a total of 338 different names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Ely, with a total of 569 people and an average of 320 different names.