Dills Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Dutch Dils. English: infrequent variant of Dill.

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


Similar surnames: Dille, Dils, Dilly, Mills, Dill, Bills, Gills, Doll, Hille, Wilts

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Dills Family Origin

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Dills Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Dills occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Dills's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dills family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dills.

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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Dills Historical Records

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Dills Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Dills life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Dills in 1943 was 39, and 70 in 2004.

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