Gilkeson Family History

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Gilkeson Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Gilkison.

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

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Gilkeson Family Origin

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Gilkeson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Attorney

    4%
  • Felt Mill

    4%

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

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Gilkeson Historical Records

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Gilkeson Life Expectancy

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