Gilkerson Family History

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Gilkerson Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Scottish Gilkison.

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


Similar surnames: Gilkeson, Giberson, Wilkenson, Nickelson, Jimmerson, Hickerson

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Gilkerson Family Origin

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Gilkerson Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Bricklayers Labourer

    8%
  • Brickmaker

    8%
  • Cattle Drover

    8%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Bricklayers Labourer and Brickmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilkerson. The most common Gilkerson occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Gilkerson's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Gilkerson family was Cattle Drover.

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Gilkerson Historical Records

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Gilkerson Life Expectancy

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