Gilde Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: habitational name from a place so named near Gifhorn in Lower Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Milde, Goede, Hille, Eide, Linde, Gerde, Wilde, Gille, Hilde, Diede

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Gilde Family Origin

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Gilde Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Keeps Boarders

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gilde family was Keeps Boarders. Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gilde. The most common Gilde occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Gilde's were Laborers.

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Gilde Historical Records

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Gilde Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Gilde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Gilde in 1955 was 45, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gilde

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