Dillen Family History

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Dillen Name Meaning

Dutch: Brabantine variant of Gielen, a patronymic from a vernacular form of Ægidius (see Giles). German: probably from a variant of Thielen (see Thiel). Possibly an altered spelling of Dillon.

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


Similar surnames: Gillen, Pillen, Dilley, Hillen, Billen, Millen, Dillon, Dillin, Gille

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Dillen Family Origin

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Dillen Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    10%
  • Draper

    10%
  • Fishing Rod Maker

    10%
  • Gardener

    10%

In 1881, Bricklayer, Draper and Fishing Rod Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dillen. The most common Dillen occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 10% of Dillen's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Dillen family was Gardener.

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Dillen Historical Records

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Dillen Life Expectancy

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