Gilliam Family History

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Gilliam Name Meaning

English: variant of William, from a central French form in which W is replaced by G.

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


Similar surnames: Gillham, Gillam, Gillum, William, Gillian, Gilliom, Gilham, Gillem

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Gilliam Family Origin

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Gilliam Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Lodging House Keeper

    5%
  • Mason

    5%
  • Agr Labr

    3%

In 1881, the most common Gilliam occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Gilliam's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Lodging House Keeper and Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilliam. A less common occupation for the Gilliam family was Agr Labr.

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Gilliam Historical Records

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Gilliam Life Expectancy

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