Guilfoyle Family History

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Guilfoyle Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Phóil, a patronymic from the personal name Giolla Phóil ‘servant of (Saint) Paul’.

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


Similar surnames: Kilfoyle, Gilboy, Gilmore, Kilcoyne, Guill, Gilroy, Gilhooly, Griffee

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Guilfoyle Family Origin

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Guilfoyle Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    16%
  • Agl Labr

    5%
  • Coalminer

    5%
  • Cotton Mill Operative

    5%

In 1881, Tailor, Agl Labr and Coalminer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guilfoyle. The most common Guilfoyle occupation in the UK was Tailor. 16% of Guilfoyle's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Guilfoyle family was Cotton Mill Operative.

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Guilfoyle Historical Records

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Guilfoyle Life Expectancy

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