Nill Name Meaning

North German: from a personal name, a reduced form of Cornelius. South German: nickname for a big, crude or unmannered person, related to Middle High German nel ‘peak’ or nol ‘rounded elevation’.

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


Similar surnames: Nell, Noll, Dill, Lill, Zill, Gill, Will, Hill, Nigl, Bill

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Nill Family Origin

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Nill Family Occupations

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  • Customs Officer

    33%
  • Iron Ship Builder

    33%
  • None Husd At Sea

    33%

In 1881, Customs Officer and Iron Ship Builder were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nill. A less common occupation for the Nill family was None Husd At Sea. The most common Nill occupation in the UK was Customs Officer. 33% of Nill's were Customs Officers.

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Nill Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Nill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Nill in 1944 was 46, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nill

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