Gilsdorf Family History

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Gilsdorf Name Meaning

German: possibly a habitational name from Gelsdorf near Remagen, Rhineland.

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

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Gilsdorf Family Origin

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Gilsdorf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Cooper

    13%

In 1880, the most common Gilsdorf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Gilsdorf's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilsdorf. A less common occupation for the Gilsdorf family was Cooper.

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Gilsdorf Historical Records

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Gilsdorf Life Expectancy

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