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Gilmartin Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Mhartain, a patronymic from the personal name Giolla Mhartain ‘servant of (Saint) Martin’ (see Martin).

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


Similar surnames: Kilmartin, Mcmartin, Martin, Garvin, Martins, Gilardi, Gilberti

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Gilmartin Family Origin

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Gilmartin Family Occupations

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  • Tailoress

    27%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Journalier

    9%

In 1881, Tailoress, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilmartin. A less common occupation for the Gilmartin family was Journalier. The most common Gilmartin occupation in Canada was Tailoress. 27% of Gilmartin's were Tailoresss.

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Gilmartin Life Expectancy

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