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Gillam Name Meaning

English: variant of William, from a central French form in which W is replaced by G.

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


Similar surnames: Gillum, Gilliam, Gillham, Gilham, Gillem, Millam, Gillman, Gillim

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Gillam Family Origin

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Gillam Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Gillam occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Gillam's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillam. A less common occupation for the Gillam family was Farm Laborer.

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Gillam Historical Records

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Gillam Life Expectancy

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