Estill Family History

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Estill Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): variant of Eastall, topographic name for someone who lived and worked ‘at the east hall’.

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

Similar surnames: Still, Stell, Stall, Soll, Antill, Stile, Estis, Till, Stull, Offill

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Estill Family Origin

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Estill Family Occupations

What did your Estill ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Estill occupation in the UK was Farmer. 14% of Estill's were Farmers. Farmer, Agent For Cotton Goods and Agri Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Estill. A less common occupation for the Estill family was Agricultural Labourer.

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  • Farmer

  • Agent For Cotton Goods

  • Agri Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer


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

Estill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Estill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Estill 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 770 immigration records available for the last name Estill. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Estill. For the veterans among your Estill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Estill Life Expectancy

What is the average Estill lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Estill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Estill in 1956 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Estill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Estill 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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