Gillott Family History

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Gillott Name Meaning

English: variant of Gillett 1.

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

Similar surnames: Gilliatt, Gillet, Gillette, Yellott, Billett, Gillett, Wilmott

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Gillott Family Origin

Where is the Gillott family from?

Gillott Family Occupations

What did your Gillott ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gillott occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Gillott's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and File Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gillott. A less common occupation for the Gillott family was Labourer.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer

  • File Cutter

  • Labourer


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

Gillott Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Gillott. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gillott 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gillott. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gillott. For the veterans among your Gillott ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gillott Life Expectancy

What is the average Gillott lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gillott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Gillott in 1963 was 89, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gillott

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gillott 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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