Stilley Family History

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Stilley Name Meaning

Scottish: of uncertain origin; possibly a derivative of Still. Altered spelling of German Stille (see Still), written thus to preserve the second syllable of the German pronunciation.

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


Similar surnames: Stolley, Stiller, Swilley, Tiller, Smiley, Tilley, Spiller, Tolley

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Stilley Family Origin

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Stilley Family Occupations

What did your Stilley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Stilley occupation in the UK was Ironer. 50% of Stilley's were Ironers. Ironer and Railway Station Master were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Stilley.

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  • Ironer

    50%
  • Railway Station Master

    50%

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

Stilley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stilley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stilley 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Stilley. 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 Stilley. For the veterans among your Stilley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stilley Life Expectancy

What is the average Stilley lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Stilley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Stilley in 1951 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stilley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stilley 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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