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Gilday Name Meaning

Scottish and English: perhaps a variant of Irish Gildea.

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


Similar surnames: Wilday, Galway, Goldy, Gilboy, Tilly, Wiley, Millay, Alday, Munday

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Gilday Family Origin

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Gilday Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilday. A less common occupation for the Gilday family was Carpenter. The most common Gilday occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Gilday's were Laborers.

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Gilday Historical Records

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Gilday Life Expectancy

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