Guiles Family History

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Guiles Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin; it could be a variant of French Guill or of English Guile or Giles.

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

Similar surnames: Guile, Giles, Guiler, Gailes, Voiles, Gilles, Guynes, Jiles, Whiles

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Guiles Family Origin

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Guiles Family Occupations

What did your Guiles ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guiles. A less common occupation for the Guiles family was Carriage Maker. The most common Guiles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Guiles's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carriage Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Guiles ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Guiles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Guiles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guiles census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 323 immigration records available for the last name Guiles. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Guiles. For the veterans among your Guiles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guiles Life Expectancy

What is the average Guiles lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Guiles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Guiles in 1958 was 53, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guiles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guiles ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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