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Dhillon Family History

Dhillon Name Meaning
Indian (Panjab): Sikh name of unknown meaning. The Dhillon are one of the largest and most widely distributed Jat tribes in the Panjab. Like other Jat tribes, the Dhillon claim to be Rajputs by origin.

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

14,013 Historical Documents with Dhillon on Ancestry
12,321 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
49 Military Records
369 Immigration Records
560 Census and Voter Lists
714 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Dhillon Families

  • Number of Dhillon families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Dhillon families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Dhillon last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Dhillon Family Origin

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Dhillon Family Occupations

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