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Where is the Gilley family from?
You can see how Gilley families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gilley family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Gilley families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 39 Gilley families living in British Columbia. This was about 34% of all the recorded Gilley's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Gilley families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gilley surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1921, Farmer and Student were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Gilley. 34% of Gilley men worked as a Farmer and 40% of Gilley women worked as a Student. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gilley were Student and School Teacher.