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Gillman Name Meaning

English: from a personal name, Old French Guillemin, Anglo-Norman French Williman, pet forms of Guillaume, Willelm (see William). German (Gillmann): variant of Gille 2.

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

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Gillman Family Origin

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Gillman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Gillman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Gillman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillman. A less common occupation for the Gillman family was Carpenter.

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Gillman Historical Records

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Gillman Life Expectancy

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