Iliff Family History

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Iliff Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name of Norse origin. Compare Old Norse Eilífr, composed of the elements ei ‘alone’, ‘unique’, ‘outstanding’ + lífr ‘heir’, ‘descendant’.

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

Similar surnames: Aliff, Elliff, Oliff, Cliff, Reiff, Pluff, Bailiff, Griff, Boff, Luff

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Iliff Family Origin

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Iliff Family Occupations

What did your Iliff ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Assurance Agents Collector were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Iliff. A less common occupation for the Iliff family was Bricklayer. The most common Iliff occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Iliff's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Assurance Agents Collector

  • Bricklayer


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

Iliff Historical Records

What Iliff family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Iliff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Iliff 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 Iliff. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Iliff. For the veterans among your Iliff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Iliff Life Expectancy

What is the average Iliff lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Iliff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Iliff in 1951 was 51, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Iliff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Iliff 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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