Van Til Family History

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Van Til Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from Thys (earlier Til) in Liège province, Belgium. variant of van Tiel, a habitational name for someone from any of several places in Gelderland called Tiel.

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

Similar surnames: Van Tol, Van Eck, Van Tuyl, Van Tiem, Van Zyl, Van Tine, Van Ess

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Van Til Family Origin

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Van Til Family Occupations

What did your Van Til ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Carpenter and Carpenter Constructor were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Van Til. 15% of Van Til men worked as a Carpenter and 17% of Van Til women worked as a Carpenter Constructor. Some less common occupations for Americans named Van Til were Band Sawyer and Inspector

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter
  • Truck Driver
  • Advertising Mgr
  • Band Sawyer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Carpenter Constructor
  • Cashier
  • Dressmaker
  • Inspector

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Van Til Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 347 census records available for the last name Van Til. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Van Til 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 162 immigration records available for the last name Van Til. 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 131 military records available for the last name Van Til. For the veterans among your Van Til ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Van Til Life Expectancy

What is the average Van Til lifespan?

Between 1981 and 2004, in the United States, Van Til life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Van Til in 1981 was 65, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Van Til

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Van Til 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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