Ailor Family History

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Ailor Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English or German Aylor.

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

Similar surnames: Aylor, Nailor, Tailor, Failor, Sailor, Baylor, Ayler, Ailes, Filer

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Ailor Family Origin

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Ailor Family Occupations

What did your Ailor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ailor family was Restaurant. Farmer, Laborer and House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ailor. The most common Ailor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Ailor's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • House Keeper

  • Restaurant


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ailor ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ailor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ailor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ailor census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 45 immigration records available for the last name Ailor. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 488 military records available for the last name Ailor. For the veterans among your Ailor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ailor Life Expectancy

What is the average Ailor lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2003, in the United States, Ailor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Ailor in 1946 was 25, and 70 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ailor ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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