Nile Family History

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Nile Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Neil.

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

Similar surnames: Niles, Pile, Nie, Wile, Dile, Vile, Ailey, Lile, File, Nyce

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Nile Family Origin

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Nile Family Occupations

What did your Nile ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Window Cleaner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Nile. 25% of Nile men worked as a Window Cleaner and 84% of Nile women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nile were Dairy Farmer and House Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Window Cleaner
  • Colliery Hawleige Driver (below
  • Carpenter joinerown A
  • Dairy Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Service
  • Housewife
  • House Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Nile Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Nile. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nile 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 713 immigration records available for the last name Nile. 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 Nile. For the veterans among your Nile ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nile Life Expectancy

What is the average Nile lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2003, in the United States, Nile life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Nile in 1951 was 29, and 73 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nile 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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