Nile Family History

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Nile Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Neil.

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


Similar surnames: Niles, Pile, Nie, Wile, Dile, Vile, Ailey, Lile, File, Nyce

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Nile Family Origin

Where is the Nile family from?

Nile Family Occupations

What did your Nile ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nile family was At Home. The most common Nile occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Nile's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nile.

View Census data for Nile | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Miner

    6%
  • At Home

    3%

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

Nile Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nile Life Expectancy

What is the average Nile lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2003, in the United States, Nile life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Nile in 1951 was 29, and 73 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nile

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nile 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 Nile Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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