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Tilles Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Tile derived either from Hebrew tehila ‘splendor’ or from Ottilia, borrowed from German Christians.

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

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Tilles Family Origin

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Tilles Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Cotton Mill Work

    14%
  • Street Laborer

    14%

In 1880, Farmer and Cotton Mill Work were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tilles. A less common occupation for the Tilles family was Street Laborer. The most common Tilles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Tilles's were Farmers.

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Tilles Historical Records

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Tilles Life Expectancy

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