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Gamelin Name Meaning

French: from pet form of any of the compound personal names formed with gamal, related to Old Norse gamall, Old German gamel ‘old’, ‘aged’. Possibly a respelling of German Gammelin, a habitational name from a place in Mecklenburg called Gammelin.

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


Similar surnames: Gamlin, Melin, Gatlin, Pamplin, Galin, Garlin, Gaulin, Hamel, Gamblin

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Gamelin Family Origin

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Gamelin Family Occupations

What did your Gamelin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and Navigateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gamelin. The most common Gamelin occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 53% of Gamelin's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Gamelin family was Cultivateur Son.

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  • Cultivateur

    53%
  • Journalier

    9%
  • Navigateur

    6%
  • Cultivateur Son

    3%

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Gamelin Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gamelin ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Gamelin Life Expectancy

What is the average Gamelin lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, Gamelin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Gamelin in 1946 was 58, and 76 in 2004.

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