Gillaspy Family History

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Gillaspy Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scottish or Irish Gillespie. The spelling Gillaspy is found mainly in and around Manchester, England.

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


Similar surnames: Gallaspy, Gillaspie, Gillooly, Gillispie, Glaspy, Gillogly, Glaspey

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Gillaspy Family Origin

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Gillaspy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gillaspy family was Blacksmith. The most common Gillaspy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Gillaspy's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillaspy.

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Gillaspy Historical Records

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Gillaspy Life Expectancy

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