Bills Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. In some cases at least it is a derivative of Dutch bijl ‘axe’; in other cases it is clearly of English origin.

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


Similar surnames: Dills, Brill, Bilas, Billy, Bill, Biles, Biss, Wills, Balls, Mills

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Bills Family Origin

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Bills Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Brake Man G.G.

    10%
  • Butcher

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bills family was Butcher. The most common Bills occupation in Canada was Farmer. 20% of Bills's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Brake Man G.G. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bills.

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Between 1947 and 2004, Bills life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bills in 1947 was 38, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bills

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