Gamelin Family History

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Gamelin Name Meaning

French: from pet form of any of the compound personal names formed with gamal, related to Old Norse gamall, Old German gamel ‘old’, ‘aged’. Possibly a respelling of German Gammelin, a habitational name from a place in Mecklenburg called Gammelin.

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


Similar surnames: Gamlin, Melin, Gatlin, Pamplin, Galin, Garlin, Gaulin, Hamel, Gamblin

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Gamelin Family Origin

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Gamelin Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    53%
  • Journalier

    9%
  • Navigateur

    6%
  • Cultivateur Son

    3%

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In 1881, the most common Gamelin occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 53% of Gamelin's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Navigateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gamelin. A less common occupation for the Gamelin family was Cultivateur Son.

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Gamelin Historical Records

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Gamelin Life Expectancy

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