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Gilvin Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant spelling of the Irish surnames Gilpin, Gilvane (see Kilbane), or Galvin.

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

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Gilvin Family Origin

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Gilvin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Teamster

    9%
  • At Home

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gilvin family was At Home. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilvin. The most common Gilvin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Gilvin's were Farmers.

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Gilvin Historical Records

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Gilvin Life Expectancy

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