Gilkerson Family History

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Gilkerson Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Scottish Gilkison.

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


Similar surnames: Gilkeson, Giberson, Wilkenson, Nickelson, Jimmerson, Hickerson

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Gilkerson Family Origin

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Gilkerson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, the most common Gilkerson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Gilkerson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilkerson. A less common occupation for the Gilkerson family was Farming.

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Gilkerson Historical Records

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Gilkerson Life Expectancy

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