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Gilmore Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish (Ulster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Mhoire (Scots), Mac Giolla Mhuire (Irish), patronymics from personal names meaning ‘servant of (the Virgin) Mary’. Irish: in Armagh, reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Mhura ‘servant of St. Mura (of Fahan, Donegal)’ or, in Sligo, of Mac Giolla Mhir ‘son of the spirited lad’.

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

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Gilmore Family Origin

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Gilmore Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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

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Gilmore Life Expectancy

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