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Where is the Reilly family from?
You can see how Reilly families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Reilly family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Reilly families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 15 Reilly families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 34% of all the recorded Reilly's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Reilly families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Reilly surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Reilly. 9% of Reilly men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Reilly women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Reilly were Truck Driver and Housewife. .