Gilmour Family History

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Gilmour Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant spelling of Gilmore.

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

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Gilmour Family Origin

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Gilmour Family Occupations

What did your Gilmour ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilmour. The most common Gilmour occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Gilmour's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gilmour family was Blacksmith.

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Gilmour Historical Records

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Gilmour Life Expectancy

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