Gilleland Family History & Genealogy
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Gilleland Surname History
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Gilleland Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Gilleland can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Gilleland may be difficult to determine as result of whether the name originated organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Gilleland Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Gilleland come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based family names may be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Gilleland originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Favored of God".
Gilleland Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Gilleland were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were written in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Gilleland. Last names like Gilleland transform in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries across time. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Gilleland surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name.
Last names similar to GillelandGillelandbarton, Gillelandcarl, Gillelandkeith, Gillelandrader, Gilleland-ta, Gillelandteems, Gillelang, Gille-langenbach, Gillelaud, Gillelen, Gilleliand, Gille-linne, Gillella, Gillelland, Gillelleand, Gillello, Gillelo, Gillelson, Gillelspie, Gillelstein
Gilleland Family Tree
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- Rachel Margaret Gilleland Roark
- Claribel Gilleland
- Mildred Gilleland 1894 - 1972
- Margaret Dale Gilleland 1962 - 2008
- Mary Gilleland 1881 - 1979
- Agnes Gilleland 1902 - 1984
- Leo F Gilleland 1919 - 2000
- Vincent P Gilleland 1921 - 2005
- Lorraine I Gilleland 1923 - 2005
- Delia Gilleland 1889 - 1977