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Gillaspy Family History

Gillaspy Name Meaning
Variant spelling of Scottish or Irish Gillespie. The spelling Gillaspy is found mainly in and around Manchester, England.

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

32,566 Historical Documents with Gillaspy on Ancestry.com
6,564 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
867 Military Records
252 Immigration Records
3,955 Census and Voter Lists
20,928 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gillaspy Families

  • Number of Gillaspy families
     16 - 30
     6 - 15
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Gillaspy families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Gillaspy last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gillaspy census records

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Gillaspy Family Origin

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Gillaspy Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Gillaspy

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Gillaspy Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Gillaspy census records

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Gillaspy Civil War Service Records

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