Gilleran Family History

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Gilleran Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giollaráin or Ó Giollaráin, according to Woulfe, formerly Mac Giolla Éanáin ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Eanán’.

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


Similar surnames: Gilsenan, Gilliland, Gilligan, Killoran, Gillian, Colleran, Gillan

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Gilleran Family Origin

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Gilleran Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    50%
  • Clerk (Shumac Merchants)

    25%
  • Railway Servant

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gilleran family was Railway Servant. Labourer and Clerk (Shumac Merchants) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gilleran. The most common Gilleran occupation in the UK was Labourer. 50% of Gilleran's were Labourers.

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Gilleran Historical Records

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Gilleran Life Expectancy

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