Gull Family History

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Gull Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English gulle ‘gull’ or gul(le) (Old Norse gulr) ‘yellow’, ‘pale’ (of hair or complexion). Swiss German: nickname for an irascible or unreliable person, from an Alemannic form of Latin gallus ‘rooster’. See also Guell.

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


Similar surnames: Goll, Gell, Gill, Tull, Gall, Bull, Lull, Grill, Cull, Guell

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Gull Family Origin

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Gull Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Gull. 50% of Gull men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Hunter
    17%
  • Chasseur
    17%
  • Merchant
    17%

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

Gull Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Gull. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gull 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 Gull. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Gull. For the veterans among your Gull ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gull Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gull life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gull in 1963 was 56, and 79 in 2004.

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