Thill Name Meaning

French: from Old French teil ‘lime tree’, ‘linden’ (Latin tilia), hence a topographic name for someone who lived near a lime tree, or a habitational name from a place named Thil or Le Thil (of the same origin), in northern France.

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


Similar surnames: Hill, Tilly, Gill, Pill, Still, Tuthill, Tholl, Mill, Will, Hils

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Thill Family Origin

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Thill Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Saloon Keeper

    10%
  • Hatter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Thill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Thill's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Thill family was Laborer. Farmer, Saloon Keeper and Hatter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thill.

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Thill Historical Records

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Thill Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Thill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Thill in 1945 was 25, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thill

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