Dahill Family History

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Dahill Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dathail ‘descendant of Dathal’, a personal name from daithgheal ‘fair’, ‘light-colored’.

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


Similar surnames: Cahill, Scahill, Rahill, Hamill, Daniel, Rahilly, Hill, Dill, Magill

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Dahill Family Origin

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Dahill Family Occupations

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  • Dock Labourer

    25%
  • Gen Lab

    25%
  • Genl Laborer

    25%
  • Porter

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dahill family was Porter. The most common Dahill occupation in the UK was Dock Labourer. 25% of Dahill's were Dock Labourers. Dock Labourer, Gen Lab and Genl Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dahill.

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Dahill Historical Records

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Dahill Life Expectancy

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