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Tillman Family History

Tillman Name Meaning
English: variant of Tilman.Americanized spelling of German Tillmann.

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

517,963 Historical Documents with Tillman on Ancestry.com
123,255 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
18,917 Military Records
4,446 Immigration Records
83,190 Census and Voter Lists
288,155 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Tillman Families

  • Number of Tillman families
     169 - 336
     57 - 168
     1 - 56
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Tillman families
     52 - 101
     18 - 51
     1 - 17
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Tillman families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Tillman census records

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Tillman Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Tillman families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Tillman Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Tillman families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Tillman

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Tillman Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Tillman census records

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Tillman Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

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