Lillie Family History

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Lillie Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Lilly.

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

Similar surnames: Tillie, Willie, Lilley, Dillie, Lillis, Pille, Rollie, Jollie, Collie

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Lillie Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lillie name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Lillie. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Lillie Family Origin

Where is the Lillie family from?

Lillie Family Occupations

What did your Lillie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Blacksmith, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lillie. The most common Lillie occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 7% of Lillie's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Lillie family was Annuitant.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Annuitant


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

Lillie Historical Records

What Lillie family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 45,000 census records available for the last name Lillie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lillie 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Lillie. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Lillie. For the veterans among your Lillie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lillie Life Expectancy

What is the average Lillie lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Lillie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lillie in 1948 was 50, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lillie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lillie 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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