Rill Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on rid ‘ride’ or rich ‘powerful’, ‘rich’.

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


Similar surnames: Will, Bill, Hill, Roll, Gill, Mill, Fill, Till, Nill, Sill

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Rill Family Origin

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Rill Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, the most common Rill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Rill's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rill. A less common occupation for the Rill family was Carpenter.

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Rill Historical Records

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Rill Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Rill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Rill in 1959 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rill

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