Gillmer Family History

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Gillmer Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Scottish Gilmer, itself a variant of Gilmore.

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


Similar surnames: Gillmor, Gilmer, Killmer, Hillmer, Giller, Gillmore, Gilles, Ullmer

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Gillmer Family Origin

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Gillmer Family Occupations

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  • Lumber Mecht.

    17%
  • Lumber Merch.

    17%
  • Lumber Net.

    17%
  • Mercht.

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gillmer family was Mercht.. Lumber Mecht., Lumber Merch. and Lumber Net. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillmer. The most common Gillmer occupation in Canada was Lumber Mecht.. 17% of Gillmer's were Lumber Mecht.s.

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Gillmer Historical Records

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Gillmer Life Expectancy

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Famous Gillmer Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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