Bilbo Family History

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Bilbo Name Meaning

Irish and English: unexplained. Perhaps a habitational name, either from a place called Bilbo in Scotland (although the surname is not found in Scotland), or from an altered form of an unidentified English place name.

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

Similar surnames: Bilbro, Bilby, Gilboy, Bill, Bilton, Wilby, Bixby, Billy, Kilby

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Bilbo Family Origin

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Bilbo Family Occupations

What did your Bilbo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bilbo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Bilbo's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bilbo. A less common occupation for the Bilbo family was Laboror.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Laboror


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

Bilbo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bilbo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bilbo 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 252 immigration records available for the last name Bilbo. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bilbo. For the veterans among your Bilbo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bilbo Life Expectancy

What is the average Bilbo lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Bilbo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bilbo in 1946 was 52, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bilbo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bilbo 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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