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Gillam Name Meaning

English: variant of William, from a central French form in which W is replaced by G.

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


Similar surnames: Gillum, Gilliam, Gillham, Gilham, Gillem, Millam, Gillman, Gillim

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Gillam Family Origin

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Gillam Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Student

    13%
  • Blksmith

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gillam family was Blksmith. Farmer, Blacksmith and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillam. The most common Gillam occupation in Canada was Farmer. 27% of Gillam's were Farmers.

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Gillam Historical Records

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Gillam Life Expectancy

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Famous Gillam Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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