Fillingham Family History

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Fillingham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Lincolnshire, so named from the Old English personal name Fygla (from fugol ‘bird’) + -inga- ‘of the people of’ + ham ‘homestead’.

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


Similar surnames: Dillingham, Gillingham, Willingham, Billingham, Ellingham, Allingham

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Fillingham Family Origin

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Fillingham Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Fillingham occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Fillingham's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Fillingham family was Agricultural Labourer. Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fillingham.

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Fillingham Historical Records

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Fillingham Life Expectancy

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