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Gillow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Herefordshire, named from Welsh cil ‘retreat’ + llwch ‘pool’.

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


Similar surnames: Gilboy, Kellow, Callow, Dillon, Willow, Gill, Gielow, Giller, Gallo

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Gillow Family Origin

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Gillow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Boiler Maker

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Boiler Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillow. The most common Gillow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Gillow's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gillow family was Keeping House.

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Gillow Historical Records

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Gillow Life Expectancy

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