Dilliard Family History

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Dilliard Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Dillard.

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

Similar surnames: Gilliard, Dillard, Williard, Milliard, Hilliard, Willard, Millard

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Dilliard Family Origin

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Dilliard Family Occupations

What did your Dilliard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dilliard. A less common occupation for the Dilliard family was Farm Laborer. The most common Dilliard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Dilliard's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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Dilliard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Dilliard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dilliard 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 217 immigration records available for the last name Dilliard. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 764 military records available for the last name Dilliard. For the veterans among your Dilliard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dilliard Life Expectancy

What is the average Dilliard lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Dilliard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Dilliard in 1951 was 45, and 68 in 2004.

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