Gillion Family History

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Gillion Name Meaning

English: from a variant of the personal name Julian.

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

Similar surnames: Gillian, Gilling, Gillman, Gillson, Gilliom, Gillon, Dillion

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Gillion Family Origin

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Gillion Family Occupations

What did your Gillion ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillion. The most common Gillion occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Gillion's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gillion family was Baker.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Baker


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

Gillion Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gillion. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gillion 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 418 immigration records available for the last name Gillion. 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 766 military records available for the last name Gillion. For the veterans among your Gillion ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gillion Life Expectancy

What is the average Gillion lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Gillion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Gillion in 1951 was 66, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gillion 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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