Gillet Family History

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Gillet Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Gillett. French: from a pet form of the personal name Giles 1.

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

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Gillet Family Origin

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Gillet Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

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Gillet Historical Records

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Gillet Life Expectancy

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