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Adil Family History

Adil Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Adel, Adie, Radil, Basil, Kil, April, Amin, Adam, Ahl, Peil

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Where is the Adil family from?

You can see how Adil families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Adil family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Adil families were found in and Scotland in 1871. In 1891 there was 1 Adil family living in Kent. This was 100% of all the recorded Adil's in United Kingdom. Kent had the highest population of Adil families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Adil surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Adil ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Truck Driver was the top reported job for people in the USA named Adil. 100% of Adil men worked as a Truck Driver. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Truck Driver
    100%
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Census Records

There are 166 census records available for the last name Adil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Adil census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 215 immigration records available for the last name Adil. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 49 military records available for the last name Adil. For the veterans among your Adil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Adil lifespan?

Between 1964 and 1982, in the United States, Adil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Adil in 1964 was 71, and 98 in 1982.

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