Gillham Family History

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Gillham Name Meaning

English: variant of William, from a central French form in which W is replaced by G. The spelling of this name has been further influenced by English habitational names ending in ham.

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


Similar surnames: Gilliam, Gillam, Gilham, Gillum, Millham, Gillem, Mileham, Gillman

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Gillham Family Origin

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Gillham Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gillham ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gillham family was Agricultural Labourer. Carpenter, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillham. The most common Gillham occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 5% of Gillham's were Carpenters.

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Gillham Historical Records

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Gillham Life Expectancy

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Famous Gillham Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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