Offill Family History

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Offill Name Meaning

Perhaps a respelling of German Ophüls, a topographic name for someone who lived on a site overgrown with thistles, from Low German op ‘on (top)’ + hüls ‘wood thistle’.

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


Similar surnames: Still, Fall, Brill, Koffel, Grill, Offner, Pill, Ill, Off, File

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Offill Family Origin

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Offill Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Butcher

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Offill. A less common occupation for the Offill family was Butcher. The most common Offill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Offill's were Farmers.

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Offill Historical Records

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Offill Life Expectancy

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