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Where is the Gilligan family from?
You can see how Gilligan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gilligan family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Gilligan families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 12 Gilligan families living in New York. This was about 48% of all the recorded Gilligan's in USA. New York had the highest population of Gilligan families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gilligan surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Gilligan. 13% of Gilligan men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Gilligan women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gilligan were Farmer and Housewife. .