Guilfoyle Family History

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Guilfoyle Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Kilfoyle, Gilboy, Gilmore, Kilcoyne, Guill, Gilroy, Gilhooly, Griffee

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Guilfoyle Family Origin

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Guilfoyle Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    30%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Merchant

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Guilfoyle family was Merchant. Cultivateur, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guilfoyle. The most common Guilfoyle occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 30% of Guilfoyle's were Cultivateurs.

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Guilfoyle Historical Records

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Guilfoyle Life Expectancy

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