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Gillin Family Origin

Where is the Gillin family from?

Gillin Family Occupations

What did your Gillin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gillin family was Auctioneer. The most common Gillin occupation in the UK was Labourer. 11% of Gillin's were Labourers. Labourer, Coal Miner and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillin.

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  • Labourer

  • Coal Miner

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Auctioneer


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

Gillin Historical Records

What Gillin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Gillin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gillin 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 Gillin. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Gillin. For the veterans among your Gillin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gillin Life Expectancy

What is the average Gillin lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Gillin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Gillin in 1944 was 22, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gillin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gillin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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