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Gelles Name Meaning

German and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the female personal name Gele.

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


Similar surnames: Geller, Tilles, Gellis, Gell, Gilles, Galler, Nelles, Telles, Delles

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Gelles Family Origin

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Gelles Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Gelles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Gelles's were Farmers.

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