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Gilkison Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from a pet form of Gilchrist.

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


Similar surnames: Gillison, Gilkeson, Wilkison, Gilkes, Nickson, Gilson, Gladson

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Gilkison Family Origin

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Gilkison Family Occupations

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  • Seaman

    11%
  • Bank Agent

    5%
  • Basket Maker

    5%
  • Bricklayer

    5%

In 1881, Seaman, Bank Agent and Basket Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilkison. The most common Gilkison occupation in the UK was Seaman. 11% of Gilkison's were Seamans. A less common occupation for the Gilkison family was Bricklayer.

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Gilkison Historical Records

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Gilkison Life Expectancy

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