Gillentine Family History

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Gillentine Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Gellentin, Gellenthin, a habitational name from a place named Gellenthin in Pomerania.

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

Similar surnames: Gallenstein, Willenbrink, Ballentine, Wallentine, Gallentine, Gillen

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Gillentine Family Origin

Where is the Gillentine family from?

Gillentine Family Occupations

What did your Gillentine ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farming, Farmer and Cabinet Workman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillentine. A less common occupation for the Gillentine family was Minister. The most common Gillentine occupation in the USA was Farming. 44% of Gillentine's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

  • Farmer

  • Cabinet Workman

  • Minister


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

Gillentine Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gillentine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gillentine 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 77 immigration records available for the last name Gillentine. 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 602 military records available for the last name Gillentine. For the veterans among your Gillentine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gillentine Life Expectancy

What is the average Gillentine lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gillentine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Gillentine in 1963 was 75, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gillentine

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gillentine 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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