Kilts Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kilz, a habitational name from a place named Kilz, or possibly from a field name, possibly of Slavic origin (see Kilzer).

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


Similar surnames: Dilts, Kitts, Hilts, Kyles, Mitts, Vilas, Kitto, Eilts, Milks, Milos

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Kilts Family Origin

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Kilts Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    33%
  • Iron Ore Miner

    33%
  • Porter

    33%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer and Iron Ore Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kilts. A less common occupation for the Kilts family was Porter. The most common Kilts occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 33% of Kilts's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Kilts Historical Records

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Kilts Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Kilts life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kilts in 1957 was 63, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kilts

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