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Biles Family History

Biles Name Meaning
English: topographic name for someone who lived on a promontory or elevation, from Old English bil(e), literally denoting the bill or beak of a bird, but also used in a transferred sense.

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

219,519 Historical Documents with Biles on Ancestry.com
45,215 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,176 Military Records
2,303 Immigration Records
31,102 Census and Voter Lists
136,723 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Biles Families

  • Number of Biles families
     30 - 57
     11 - 29
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Biles families
     117 - 231
     40 - 116
     1 - 39
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Biles families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Biles Family Origin

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Biles Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Biles

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Biles Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Biles census records

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Biles Civil War Service Records

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