Phillip Family History

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Phillip Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Philip.

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

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Phillip Family Origin

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Phillip Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Phillip occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Phillip's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Phillip. A less common occupation for the Phillip family was Farming.

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Phillip Historical Records

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Phillip Life Expectancy

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Famous Phillip Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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