Terwilliger Family History

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Terwilliger Name Meaning

Of Dutch origin: possibly a habitational name meaning ‘at William’s’.

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


Similar surnames: Terwilleger, Willig, Devillier, Willinger, Killinger, Tiller

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Terwilliger Family Origin

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Terwilliger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Clergyman

    11%
  • Commercial Truste

    11%
  • Confectionary

    11%

In 1881, the most common Terwilliger occupation in Canada was Farmer. 56% of Terwilliger's were Farmers. Farmer, Clergyman and Commercial Truste were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Terwilliger. A less common occupation for the Terwilliger family was Confectionary.

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Terwilliger Historical Records

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Terwilliger Life Expectancy

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