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Gilliss Family Origin

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Gilliss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • At Home

    7%
  • Cooper

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilliss. The most common Gilliss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Gilliss's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gilliss family was Cooper.

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Gilliss Life Expectancy

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