Gillette Family History

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Gillette Name Meaning

English: from a feminine form of Gillett 1. French: variant spelling of Gillet.

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


Similar surnames: Gullette, Willette, Gillet, Collette, Gillett, Guillette, Millette

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Gillette Family Origin

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Gillette Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    67%
  • Farmer

    33%

In 1881, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gillette. The most common Gillette occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 67% of Gillette's were Carpenters.

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Gillette Historical Records

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Gillette Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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