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Filist Family History

Filist Name Meaning

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

106 Historical Documents with Filist on Ancestry
22 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
29 Military Records
14 Immigration Records
30 Census and Voter Lists
11 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Filist Families

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

Filist census records

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Filist Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Filist

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Filist Family Occupations

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Military Service by Filist

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