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Billings Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Billings name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Billings. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    52%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    18%

  • Germanic Europe

    7%

  • France

    3%

  • Norway

    3%

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Billings Family Origin

Where is the Billings family from?

Billings Family Occupations

What did your Billings ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Billings family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Billings. The most common Billings occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Billings's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Billings Historical Records

What Billings family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 136,000 census records available for the last name Billings. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Billings 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Billings. 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 24,000 military records available for the last name Billings. For the veterans among your Billings ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Billings Life Expectancy

What is the average Billings lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Billings life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Billings in 1944 was 41, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Billings

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Billings 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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