Tiller Family History

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Tiller Name Meaning

Southern English: occupational name for a husbandman, from Middle English til(l)er, a secondary derivative of Old English tilian ‘to till or cultivate’. There has been some confusion with Tiler (see Tyler). South German: topographic name of unknown origin. North German: from a variant of Thiel. variant of German Tüller (see Tuller).

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


Similar surnames: Tilley, Toller, Diller, Miller, Biller, Hiller, Tuller, Teller

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Tiller Family Origin

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Tiller Family Occupations

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

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  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Bricklayer

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tiller family was Bricklayer. Carpenter, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tiller. The most common Tiller occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 8% of Tiller's were Carpenters.

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Tiller Historical Records

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Tiller Life Expectancy

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