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Billig Name Meaning

habitational name from a place named Billig, near Cologne. nickname from Middle High German billich ‘proper’, ‘appropriate’.

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


Similar surnames: Billing, Willig, Bolling, Balling, Pilling, Ballin, Biller, Willing

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Billig Family Origin

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Billig Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Billig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Billig's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Billig family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Billig.

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Billig Historical Records

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Billig Life Expectancy

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