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Gaylord Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Gaillard, associated in particular with the Huguenots.

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


Similar surnames: Gaylor, Gayler, Caylor, Galford, Aylor, Rayford, Callard, Gaymon

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Gaylord Family Origin

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Gaylord Family Occupations

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  • Scholar

    33%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Gardener

    11%
  • Miller

    11%

In 1881, Scholar, Farmer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaylord. A less common occupation for the Gaylord family was Miller. The most common Gaylord occupation in Canada was Scholar. 33% of Gaylord's were Scholars.

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Gaylord Historical Records

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Gaylord Life Expectancy

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