Gillham Family History

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Gillham Name Meaning

English: variant of William, from a central French form in which W is replaced by G. The spelling of this name has been further influenced by English habitational names ending in ham.

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

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Gillham Family Origin

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Gillham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillham. The most common Gillham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Gillham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gillham family was Blacksmith.

Source: Census data for Gillham | Data not to scale

Gillham Historical Records

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Gillham Life Expectancy

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Famous Gillham Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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