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Gimlin Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Gmelin, a nickname for an unhurried person, from Middle High German gmele, based on the adjective gemach ‘comfortable’, ‘calm’.

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


Similar surnames: Gatlin, Gamlin, Gamblin, Girling, Gamelin, Giblin, Gitlin, Timlin

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Gimlin Family Origin

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Gimlin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Farming

    18%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Gimlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Gimlin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gimlin family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gimlin.

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Gimlin Historical Records

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Gimlin Life Expectancy

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