Gillman Family History

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Gillman Name Meaning

English: from a personal name, Old French Guillemin, Anglo-Norman French Williman, pet forms of Guillaume, Willelm (see William). German (Gillmann): variant of Gille 2.

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


Similar surnames: Pillman, Gilman, Gillian, Sillman, Billman, Willman, Gellman, Killman

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Gillman Family Origin

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Gillman Family Occupations

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  • Cook

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Miller

    13%
  • Painter

    13%

In 1881, the most common Gillman occupation in Canada was Cook. 13% of Gillman's were Cooks. Cook, Farmer and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillman. A less common occupation for the Gillman family was Painter.

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Gillman Historical Records

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Gillman Life Expectancy

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