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Galen, van Family History

Galen, van Name Meaning

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

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161 Military Records
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Name Distribution of Galen, van Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Galen, van census records

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Galen, van Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Galen, van

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Galen, van Family Occupations

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Military Service by Galen, van

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