Pattillo Family History

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Pattillo Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from either of two places, in the former counties of Fife and Perthshire, called Pittilloch, from the Pictish element peit ‘portion’ (of land) + Gaelic tulach ‘hill’.

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

Similar surnames: Portillo, Castillo, Dattilo, Campillo, Bustillo, Patillo, Antill

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Pattillo Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Pattillo name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Pattillo. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


  • Norway


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Pattillo Family Origin

Where is the Pattillo family from?

Pattillo Family Occupations

What did your Pattillo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pattillo. A less common occupation for the Pattillo family was Farm Hand. The most common Pattillo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Pattillo's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Hand


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

Pattillo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Pattillo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pattillo 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 396 immigration records available for the last name Pattillo. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Pattillo. For the veterans among your Pattillo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pattillo Life Expectancy

What is the average Pattillo lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Pattillo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Pattillo in 1953 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pattillo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pattillo 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.

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