Gilliand Family History

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Gilliand Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Gillian. Swiss French: unexplained.

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

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Gilliand Family Origin

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Gilliand Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Gilliand occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Gilliand's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilliand. A less common occupation for the Gilliand family was Carpenter.

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Gilliand Historical Records

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Gilliand Life Expectancy

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