Tillerson Family History

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Tillerson Name Meaning

Variant of Tillotson. Perhaps also a variant of Tilson.

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

Similar surnames: Tillson, Tillison, Tiller, Raulerson, Tolleson, Gilkerson, Ellerson

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Tillerson Family Origin

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Tillerson Family Occupations

What did your Tillerson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tillerson family was Keeping House. The most common Tillerson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Tillerson's were Farmers. Farmer, Wood Chopper and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tillerson.

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  • Farmer

  • Wood Chopper

  • Farm

  • Keeping House


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

Tillerson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tillerson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tillerson 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 40 immigration records available for the last name Tillerson. 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 276 military records available for the last name Tillerson. For the veterans among your Tillerson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tillerson Life Expectancy

What is the average Tillerson lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Tillerson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tillerson in 1956 was 48, and 94 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tillerson 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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