Dillner Family History

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Dillner Name Meaning

German (Saxony): metronymic from a reduced form of the medieval female personal name Odilia (see Dilg).

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

Similar surnames: Willner, Hiller, Dilger, Diener, Diller, Deller, Giller, Biller

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Dillner Family Origin

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Dillner Family Occupations

What did your Dillner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dillner family was Minister. Farmer, Driller Oil Wells and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dillner. The most common Dillner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Dillner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Driller Oil Wells

  • Gardener

  • Minister


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

Dillner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dillner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dillner 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 425 immigration records available for the last name Dillner. 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 331 military records available for the last name Dillner. For the veterans among your Dillner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dillner Life Expectancy

What is the average Dillner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Dillner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Dillner in 1963 was 86, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dillner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dillner 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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