Kilfoyle Family History

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Kilfoyle Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Phóil, patronymic from the personal name Giolla Phóil ‘servant of (Saint) Paul’.

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


Similar surnames: Guilfoyle, Kilcoyne, Kilbride, Gilmore, Kilcullen, Kilroy, Gilhooly

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Kilfoyle Family Origin

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Kilfoyle Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Clerk In Store

    7%
  • Expressman

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kilfoyle family was Expressman. Keeping House, Farmer and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kilfoyle. The most common Kilfoyle occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 20% of Kilfoyle's were Keeping Houses.

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Kilfoyle Historical Records

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Kilfoyle Life Expectancy

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