Dillon Family History & Genealogy

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Dillon Last Name History & Origin

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Updated Apr 30, 2018

History

From Henry de Leon (c.1176 - 1244), Viscount of Léon, Brittany, France moved to Ireland and the name became spelt Dillon.

Name Origin

Dillon is a family name of Irish origin but with Breton-Norman roots (i.e. France)

Spellings & Pronunciations

In Irish Diolun or O'Diolun (male) Ni Diolun (female). Bob Dylan (originally Zimmerman takes his name from the Welsh Dylan (e.g Dylan Thomas)

Nationality & Ethnicity

Americans with the name Dillon, come from Ireland originally. However, going back as far as the 12th century the name can be traced to France. In Ireland the name was associated Meath and Westmeath and even Rosscommon

Early Dillons

These are the earliest records we have of the Dillon family.

1483 - Unknown
1769 - Unknown
1785 - 1874
1795 - 1885
1799 - 1866
1800 - 1885
1804 - 1888
1806 - 1892
1808 - 1888

Dillon Family Members

Dillon Family Tree

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Most Common First Names

Sample of 20 Dillon Biographies

1897 - Unknown
Mar 6, 1896 - October 1978
Oct 6, 1916 - Dec 22, 1996
Jan 28, 1935 - Mar 30, 1999
Dec 31, 1924 - August 1975
Oct 24, 1931 - Oct 9, 1996
Mar 1, 1901 - November 1955
Feb 22, 1913 - May 18, 1997
Jul 2, 1887 - September 1983
Dec 13, 1923 - Jul 18, 1990
Aug 15, 1942 - Jun 2, 1989
May 2, 1891 - December 1985
Feb 5, 1879 - March 1975
Aug 21, 1907 - Nov 27, 1991
c. 1921 - Unknown
c. 1863 - May 27, 1932
Unknown - Unknown
1873 - 1890
1881 - 1960
c. 1918 - Unknown

Dillon Death Records & Life Expectancy

The average age of a Dillon family member is 68.6 years old according to our database of 21,396 people with the last name Dillon that have a birth and death date listed.

Life Expectancy

68.6 years

Oldest Dillons

These are the longest-lived members of the Dillon family on AncientFaces.

Jan 26, 1893 - Feb 26, 2000
107 years
May 18, 1900 - Jan 10, 2008
107 years
Feb 26, 1880 - September 1986
106 years
Feb 21, 1894 - Jan 15, 2001
106 years
Dec 20, 1893 - Jan 15, 2000
106 years
Jul 5, 1895 - Mar 26, 2002
106 years
Jun 16, 1879 - November 1984
105 years
Feb 25, 1906 - Apr 5, 2010
104 years
Dec 5, 1897 - Nov 30, 2002
104 years
Sep 15, 1903 - Apr 10, 2008
104 years

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