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Gillies Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Gillis or McGillis.

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


Similar surnames: Gilliss, Gillie, Gillis, Gillins, Gilles, Willie, Gillem, Gillmer

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Gillies Family Origin

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Gillies Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Servant

    4%
  • Farmers Son

    3%
  • Farmer Son

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gillies family was Farmer Son. The most common Gillies occupation in Canada was Farmer. 53% of Gillies's were Farmers. Farmer, Servant and Farmers Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillies.

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Gillies Life Expectancy

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