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

What did your Gillaspy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillaspy. 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.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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Gillaspy Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gillaspy ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Gillaspy Life Expectancy

What is the average Gillaspy lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, Gillaspy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Gillaspy in 1953 was 48, and 67 in 2004.

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