Gile Name Meaning

French: variant of Giles 1.

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


Similar surnames: Gille, Gil, Pile, Guile, File, Gell, Nile, Vile, Gale, Gill

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Gile Family Origin

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Gile Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Shoemaker

    3%
  • Laborer

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gile family was Laborer. The most common Gile occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Gile's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gile.

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Gile Historical Records

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Gile Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Gile life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Gile in 1944 was 28, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gile

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