Gillooly Family History

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Gillooly Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Gilhooley, now found chiefly in England and Scotland.

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

Similar surnames: Gillogly, Gillaspy, Gilhooley, Gillmore, Gallogly, Gilhooly, Gillen

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Gillooly Family Origin

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Gillooly Family Occupations

What did your Gillooly ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gillooly. 17% of Gillooly men worked as a Laborer and 31% of Gillooly women worked as a Nurse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gillooly were Clerk and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Attendant
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Nurse
  • Teacher
  • Housewife
  • Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gillooly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gillooly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gillooly 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 787 immigration records available for the last name Gillooly. 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 932 military records available for the last name Gillooly. For the veterans among your Gillooly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gillooly Life Expectancy

What is the average Gillooly lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Gillooly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Gillooly in 1944 was 26, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gillooly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gillooly 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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