Shiller Family History

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Shiller Name Meaning

Jewish (southern Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Schiller (see Schuler). Americanized spelling of Schiller.

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

Similar surnames: Schiller, Shindler, Shisler, Shidler, Shipper, Hiller, Schuller

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Shiller Family Origin

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Shiller Family Occupations

What did your Shiller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shiller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Shiller's were Farmers. Farmer, Shoemaker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shiller. A less common occupation for the Shiller family was Clerk.

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  • Farmer

  • Shoemaker

  • Blacksmith

  • Clerk


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

Shiller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Shiller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shiller 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 810 immigration records available for the last name Shiller. 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 591 military records available for the last name Shiller. For the veterans among your Shiller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shiller Life Expectancy

What is the average Shiller lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Shiller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Shiller in 1944 was 23, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shiller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shiller 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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