Oill Family History

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Oill Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Gill, Mill, Hill, Will, Bill, Dill, Pill, Zill, Nill, Kill

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Oill Family Origin

Where is the Oill family from?

Oill Family Occupations

What did your Oill ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Oill family was School Teacher. The most common Oill occupation in Canada was Farmer. 63% of Oill's were Farmers. Farmer, S and Sales Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oill.

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  • Farmer

  • S

  • Sales Man

  • School Teacher


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

Oill Historical Records

What Oill family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 940 census records available for the last name Oill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oill 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 82 immigration records available for the last name Oill. 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 52 military records available for the last name Oill. For the veterans among your Oill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oill Life Expectancy

What is the average Oill lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Oill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Oill in 1965 was 77, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oill 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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