Gielow Family History

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Gielow Name Meaning

Eastern German (under Slavic influence): habitational name from Gielow, near Malchin, in Mecklenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Below, Gillow, Kiesow, Buelow, Galow, Luplow, Grabow, Buetow, Stielow

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Gielow Family Origin

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Gielow Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    20%
  • Boatman

    10%
  • Brass Finisher

    10%
  • Clothing Merchant

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gielow family was Clothing Merchant. The most common Gielow occupation in the USA was Tailor. 20% of Gielow's were Tailors. Tailor, Boatman and Brass Finisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gielow.

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Gielow Historical Records

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Gielow Life Expectancy

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