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Gaylord Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Gaillard, associated in particular with the Huguenots.

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


Similar surnames: Gaylor, Gayler, Caylor, Galford, Aylor, Rayford, Callard, Gaymon

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Gaylord Family Origin

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Gaylord Family Occupations

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  • Boot Maker

    11%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Carman

    11%
  • Chemist & Post Master

    11%

In 1881, the most common Gaylord occupation in the UK was Boot Maker. 11% of Gaylord's were Boot Makers. A less common occupation for the Gaylord family was Chemist & Post Master. Boot Maker, Butcher and Carman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaylord.

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Gaylord Historical Records

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Gaylord Life Expectancy

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