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Stilley Name Meaning

Scottish: of uncertain origin; possibly a derivative of Still. Altered spelling of German Stille (see Still), written thus to preserve the second syllable of the German pronunciation.

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


Similar surnames: Stolley, Stiller, Swilley, Tiller, Smiley, Tilley, Spiller, Tolley

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Stilley Family Origin

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Stilley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stilley. The most common Stilley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Stilley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stilley family was Farming.

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Stilley Historical Records

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Stilley Life Expectancy

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