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Philen Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of Philippe or Philibert.

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


Similar surnames: Philip, Philbin, Phippen, Philley, Pollen, Thelen, Philson, Pile

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Philen Family Origin

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Philen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Merchant

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Philen. The most common Philen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Philen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Philen family was Merchant.

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Philen Historical Records

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Philen Life Expectancy

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