Phillis Family History

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Phillis Name Meaning

English (West Yorkshire): variant of Phillips.

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


Similar surnames: Phillip, Philips, Phillipps, Hillis, Tillis, Millis, Philipps, Pullis

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Phillis Family Origin

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Phillis Family Occupations

What did your Phillis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Phillis family was Farms. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Phillis. The most common Phillis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Phillis's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Farms

    4%

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

Phillis Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Phillis Life Expectancy

What is the average Phillis lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Phillis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Phillis in 1952 was 50, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Phillis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Phillis 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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