Pill Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived by a tidal creek or an inlet of the sea, Old English pyll, or a habitational name from Pylle in Somerset, which was named with this word. descriptive nickname for a small, rotund person, from Middle English, Old French pil(l)e ‘ball’.

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


Similar surnames: Gill, Pile, Pille, Hill, Mill, Will, Dill, Pell, Bill, Pilla

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Pill Family Origin

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Pill Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Housekeeper

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1881, the most common Pill occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Pill's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pill. A less common occupation for the Pill family was Blacksmith.

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Pill Historical Records

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Pill Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, Pill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Pill in 1963 was 89, and 79 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pill

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