Billman Family History

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Billman Name Meaning

German (Billmann): variant of Bellmann see Bellman 2, or a name denoting a dweller by the Bille river near Hamburg. Perhaps a respelling of Swiss German Bielmann, a variant of Biehler, itself a variant of Buehler. English (East Anglia): possibly an occupational name for someone who made or used billhooks. Compare Biller.

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

Similar surnames: Bellman, Sillman, Ballman, Hillman, Willman, Pillman, Dillman

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Billman Family Origin

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Billman Family Occupations

What did your Billman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Billman. 19% of Billman men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Billman women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Billman were Machinist and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Stenographer
  • Clerk
  • Housewife

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

Billman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Billman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Billman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Billman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Billman. For the veterans among your Billman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Billman Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Billman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Billman in 1953 was 46, and 65 in 2004.

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