Dilmore Family History

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Dilmore Name Meaning

Possibly a reduced form of English Dillamore, itself a variant of Delamar.

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


Similar surnames: Delmore, Filmore, Gilmore, Diamond, Haymore, Dismore, Dillard

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Dilmore Family Origin

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Dilmore Family Occupations

What did your Dilmore ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cooking were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dilmore. 14% of Dilmore men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Dilmore women worked as a Cooking. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dilmore were Salesman and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    14%
  • Farming
    9%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Salesman
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cooking
    10%
  • Servant
    10%
  • Cook
    7%
  • Housekeeper
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dilmore Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Dilmore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dilmore 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 76 immigration records available for the last name Dilmore. 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 425 military records available for the last name Dilmore. For the veterans among your Dilmore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dilmore Life Expectancy

What is the average Dilmore lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Dilmore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Dilmore in 1965 was 72, and 62 in 2004.

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