Gilliam Family History

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Gilliam 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

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Gilliam Family Origin

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Gilliam Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, the most common Gilliam occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Gilliam's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gilliam family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilliam.

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Gilliam Historical Records

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Gilliam Life Expectancy

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