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Gillon Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of the personal name Giles 1.

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


Similar surnames: Dillon, Gillen, Gilson, Guillot, Gille, Giblin, Millen, Gillion

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Gillon Family Origin

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Gillon Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Shoemaker

    2%
  • Cotton Weaver

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gillon family was Cotton Weaver. The most common Gillon occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Gillon's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillon.

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Gillon Historical Records

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Gillon Life Expectancy

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