Rill Family History

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Rill Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on rid ‘ride’ or rich ‘powerful’, ‘rich’.

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


Similar surnames: Will, Bill, Hill, Roll, Gill, Mill, Fill, Till, Nill, Sill

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Rill Family Origin

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Rill Family Occupations

What did your Rill ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Blacksmith, Draper and Mantle Maker (Milliner) Employing 20 Hands were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rill. A less common occupation for the Rill family was Mayor Ag Engineer Employing 90 Men (Imp Mark). The most common Rill occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 14% of Rill's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Draper

    14%
  • Mantle Maker (Milliner) Employing 20 Hands

    14%
  • Mayor Ag Engineer Employing 90 Men (Imp Mark)

    14%

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

Rill Historical Records

What Rill family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rill census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Rill

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Rill. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rill. For the veterans among your Rill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rill Life Expectancy

What is the average Rill lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Rill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Rill in 1959 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rill 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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