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Pillen Name Meaning

North German: probably from a derivative of Pille 1. Dutch: relationship name from Middle Dutch pil(le) ‘godchild’. English: possibly a variant of Pilling.

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

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Pillen Family Origin

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Pillen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Fireman

    13%
  • Fruit Grower

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pillen family was Fruit Grower. The most common Pillen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Pillen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Fireman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pillen.

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Pillen Life Expectancy

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