Tillema Family History

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Tillema Name Meaning

Frisian: patronymic from the personal name Til.

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


Similar surnames: Tilleman, Tilley, Tilles, Hiller, Millen, Gillem, Tillett, Milla

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Tillema Family Origin

Where is the Tillema family from?

Tillema Family Occupations

What did your Tillema ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tillema occupation in the USA was Milk Peddlar. 50% of Tillema's were Milk Peddlars. Milk Peddlar and Retail Con. were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tillema.

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  • Milk Peddlar

    50%
  • Retail Con.

    50%

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

Tillema Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Tillema Life Expectancy

What is the average Tillema lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Tillema life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Tillema in 1964 was 64, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tillema

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tillema 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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