Dilg Family History

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Dilg Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the medieval female personal name Odila, a derivative of od ‘riches’, ‘fortune’. It was the name of an 8th-century saint who founded a Benedictine convent at what is now Odilienburg in Alsace; she is the patron saint of Alsace.

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

Similar surnames: Dill, Hill, Silk, Diltz, Milz, File, Dick, Dils, Eding, Dilks

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Dilg Family Origin

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Dilg Family Occupations

What did your Dilg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber, Blacksmith and Books And Stationary were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dilg. The most common Dilg occupation in the USA was Barber. 8% of Dilg's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Dilg family was Butcher.

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  • Barber

  • Blacksmith

  • Books And Stationary

  • Butcher


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Dilg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Dilg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dilg 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 430 immigration records available for the last name Dilg. 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 Dilg. For the veterans among your Dilg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dilg Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Dilg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Dilg in 1948 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

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