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Gelinas Name Meaning

French (Gélinas): possibly from an augmentative of Old French gelin or geline ‘hen’. It is often found in Canada with Lacourse as a secondary surname.

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


Similar surnames: Gelin, Gelineau, Elias, Glines, Goings, Hellings, Levins, Meline

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Gelinas Family Origin

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Gelinas Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Works Cotton Mill

    17%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Lumberman

    7%

In 1880, the most common Gelinas occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Gelinas's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Gelinas family was Lumberman. Laborer, Works Cotton Mill and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gelinas.

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Gelinas Historical Records

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Gelinas Life Expectancy

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