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Gilham Name Meaning

English: variant of William, influenced by the French form, Guillaume.

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


Similar surnames: Gillham, Gillam, Gillem, Gillum, Gilliam, Milham, Gilman, Wilham

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Gilham Family Origin

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Gilham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilham. The most common Gilham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Gilham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gilham family was Farm Laborer.

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Gilham Historical Records

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Gilham Life Expectancy

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