Illig Family History

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Illig Name Meaning

German: from a vernacular form of a medieval personal name, the Latin form of which was Aegidius (see Giles).

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


Similar surnames: Gillig, Illes, Ille, Willig, Illian, Ellis, Dilling, Millis, Billig

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Illig Family Origin

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Illig Family Occupations

What did your Illig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Illig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Illig's were Farmers. Farmer, Painter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Illig. A less common occupation for the Illig family was Machinist.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Painter

    8%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Machinist

    6%

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

Illig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Illig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Illig 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Illig. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Illig. For the veterans among your Illig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Illig Life Expectancy

What is the average Illig lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Illig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Illig in 1958 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Illig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Illig 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.

Famous Illig Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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