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Gillet Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Gillett. French: from a pet form of the personal name Giles 1.

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


Similar surnames: Millet, Gillen, Gilles, Gillem, Willet, Gille, Gillett, Guillet

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Gillet Family Origin

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Gillet Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Agr Lab

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Farm Lab

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gillet family was Farm Lab. Agricultural Labourer, Agr Lab and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillet. The most common Gillet occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Gillet's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Gillet Historical Records

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Gillet Life Expectancy

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