Recent studies suggest the family name Gillingham dates back to the tenth century. First historical evidence of the surname dates to the county of Norfolk in 1411. During the time of the British Empire the name spread with the colonies to areas of America, Asia, India and Australia.
Gillingham is the 178th most popular surname in the UK. There are approximately 35991 with the name Gillingham living in Great Britain. The county of Hampshire in England currently holds the largest density of people with the surname Gillingham. 121
Common Traits of the Gillingham's
The Gillingham family have been linked to the planet Pluto causing them to be energetic, imaginative and complex.