Gaylor Family History

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Gaylor Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Gaillard, associated in particular with the Huguenots.

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


Similar surnames: Gaylord, Gayler, Caylor, Aylor, Kaylor, Taylor, Gayles, Naylor

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Gaylor Family Origin

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Gaylor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gaylor family was Farming. The most common Gaylor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Gaylor's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaylor.

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Gaylor Historical Records

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Gaylor Life Expectancy

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