Gille Family History

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Gille Name Meaning

French: variant of Giles. German: variant of Gill. German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name ultimately related to a verb meaning ‘to sacrifice, repay, or reward’.

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

Similar surnames: Gill, Pille, Giller, Gillen, Gilles, Mille, Gillet, Gilly, Ille

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Gille Family Origin

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Gille Family Occupations

What did your Gille ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Gille.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Gille Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Gille. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gille census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Gille. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Gille. For the veterans among your Gille ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gille Life Expectancy

What is the average Gille lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gille life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Gille in 1962 was 58, and 87 in 2004.

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