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Where is the Jiles family from?
You can see how Jiles families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jiles family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Jiles families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 6 Jiles families living in Georgia. This was about 16% of all the recorded Jiles's in the USA. Georgia and 1 other state had the highest population of Jiles families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jiles surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jiles. 38% of Jiles men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Jiles women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jiles were Farm Laborer and Laborer.