Dilks Name Meaning

English (chiefly East Midlands): patronymic from a pet form of the Middle English personal name Dillo (see Dillon).

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

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Dilks Family Origin

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Dilks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Dilks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Dilks's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dilks family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dilks.

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Dilks Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Dilks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Dilks in 1961 was 56, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dilks

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