Till Family History

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Till Name Meaning

English: from the common medieval female personal name Till, a pet form of Matilda (see Mould). North German: variant of Thiel.

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

Similar surnames: Hill, Zill, Gill, Mill, Will, Tell, Bill, Toll, Nill, Sill

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Till Family Origin

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Till Family Occupations

What did your Till ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Till. A less common occupation for the Till family was Coal Miner. The most common Till occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Till's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Carpenter

  • Coal Miner


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

Till Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 59,000 census records available for the last name Till. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Till 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Till. 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 16,000 military records available for the last name Till. For the veterans among your Till ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Till Life Expectancy

What is the average Till lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Till life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Till in 1945 was 62, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Till

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Till 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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