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Gilkeson Family Origin

Where is the Gilkeson family from?

Gilkeson Family Occupations

What did your Gilkeson ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Attorney

  • Felt Mill


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gilkeson ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gilkeson Historical Records

What Gilkeson family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gilkeson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gilkeson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 242 immigration records available for the last name Gilkeson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 737 military records available for the last name Gilkeson. For the veterans among your Gilkeson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gilkeson Life Expectancy

What is the average Gilkeson lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Gilkeson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Gilkeson in 1960 was 66, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gilkeson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gilkeson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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