Oilly Family History

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Oilly 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: Lilly, Tilly, Billy, Dilly, Willy, Gilly, Gill, Mill, Hill, Pille

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Oilly Family Origin

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Oilly Family Occupations

What did your Oilly ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Oilly occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Oilly's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    100%

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

Oilly Historical Records

What Oilly family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13 census records available for the last name Oilly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oilly 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 2 immigration records available for the last name Oilly. 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 1 military records available for the last name Oilly. For the veterans among your Oilly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oilly Life Expectancy

What is the average Oilly lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oilly 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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