Dillingham Family History

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Dillingham Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from Dullingham in Cambridgeshire, named in Old English as ‘homestead (Old English ham) of the people (-inga-) of Dull(a)’ (an unattested personal name).

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

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Dillingham Family Origin

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Dillingham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

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Dillingham Historical Records

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Dillingham Life Expectancy

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