Gillmore Family History

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Gillmore Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant spelling of Gilmore.

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

Similar surnames: Gillmor, Gillmer, Willmore, Gilmore, Killgore, Ellmore, Filmore

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Gillmore Family Origin

Where is the Gillmore family from?

Gillmore Family Occupations

What did your Gillmore ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillmore. A less common occupation for the Gillmore family was Blacksmith. The most common Gillmore occupation in Canada was Farmer. 21% of Gillmore's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Going To School

  • Miller

  • Blacksmith


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gillmore ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gillmore Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 30,000 census records available for the last name Gillmore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gillmore census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Gillmore. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 7,000 military records available for the last name Gillmore. For the veterans among your Gillmore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gillmore Life Expectancy

What is the average Gillmore lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Gillmore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gillmore in 1948 was 55, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gillmore

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gillmore ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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