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Gilden Family Origin

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Gilden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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In 1880, the most common Gilden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Gilden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gilden family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilden.

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Gilden Historical Records

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Gilden Life Expectancy

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