Fillmore Family History

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Fillmore Name Meaning

English: from a Norman personal name, Filimor, composed of the Germanic elements filu ‘very’ + mari, meri ‘famous’.

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

Similar surnames: Finamore, Willmore, Filmore, Wilmore, Migliore, Zillmer, Cullimore

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Fillmore Family Origin

Where is the Fillmore family from?

Fillmore Family Occupations

What did your Fillmore ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Annuitant, Carriage Maker and Certificated Schoolmaster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fillmore. The most common Fillmore occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 7% of Fillmore's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Fillmore family was Chair Manufacturer (Emp 6 Men).

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  • Annuitant

  • Carriage Maker

  • Certificated Schoolmaster

  • Chair Manufacturer (Emp 6 Men)


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

Fillmore Historical Records

What Fillmore family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Fillmore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fillmore 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Fillmore. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Fillmore. For the veterans among your Fillmore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fillmore Life Expectancy

What is the average Fillmore lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Fillmore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fillmore in 1941 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fillmore

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fillmore 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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