Gullion Family History

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Gullion Name Meaning

Reduced form of Irish Magullion or Mac Gullian, Anglicized forms of Gaelic Mac Gilleáin, a diminutive of gile ‘brightness’, geal ‘bright’, or giolla ‘lad’.

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


Similar surnames: Gillian, Scullion, Bullion, Culliton, Gunion, Gallion, Million, Gulli

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Gullion Family Origin

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Gullion Family Occupations

What did your Gullion ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gullion occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Gullion's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gullion family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gullion.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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

Gullion Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Gullion. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gullion 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 796 immigration records available for the last name Gullion. 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 Gullion. For the veterans among your Gullion ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gullion Life Expectancy

What is the average Gullion lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Gullion life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Gullion in 1953 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gullion

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gullion 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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