Diller Family History

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Diller Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a sawyer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German dille, dil ‘plank’, ‘(floor)board’. German: habitational name for someone from any of various places named Dill, Dille, or Till. English: occupational name for a grower of dill, from an agent derivative of Old English dile (see Dill 2).

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


Similar surnames: Tiller, Biller, Miller, Dimler, Filler, Spiller, Deller, Hiller

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Diller Family Origin

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Diller Family Occupations

What did your Diller ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Diller. 30% of Diller men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Diller women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Diller were City Worker and Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Labourer
    12%
  • City Worker
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    50%
  • Domestic
    25%
  • Servant
    25%

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

Diller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Diller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Diller 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Diller. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Diller. For the veterans among your Diller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Diller Life Expectancy

What is the average Diller lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Diller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Diller in 1949 was 38, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Diller 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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