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Jillson Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of the English surname Gilson, a patronymic from Giles.

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


Similar surnames: Gillson, Hillson, Willson, Tillson, Bilson, Jellison, Dillon, Gilson

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Jillson Family Origin

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Jillson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Gardner (D)

    20%
  • Laundress

    20%
  • Railway Foreman

    20%

In 1881, Farmer, Gardner (D) and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jillson. The most common Jillson occupation in the UK was Farmer. 20% of Jillson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jillson family was Railway Foreman.

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Jillson Historical Records

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Jillson Life Expectancy

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