Dillow Family History

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Dillow Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Dillon.

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

Similar surnames: Dillon, Billow, Pillow, Dillen, Dillion, Bellow, Pellow, Mellow

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Dillow Family Origin

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Dillow Family Occupations

What did your Dillow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dillow. A less common occupation for the Dillow family was Farm. The most common Dillow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Dillow's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farm


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

Dillow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Dillow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dillow 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dillow. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Dillow. For the veterans among your Dillow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dillow Life Expectancy

What is the average Dillow lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Dillow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dillow in 1953 was 76, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dillow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dillow 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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