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Garate Family History

Garate Name Meaning
Basque: habitational name from a town called Garate in Basque Country, or topographic name, possibly from a derivative of Basque gara ‘height’, ‘peak’.

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

22,349 Historical Documents with Garate on Ancestry.com
18,201 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
74 Military Records
1,179 Immigration Records
1,305 Census and Voter Lists
1,590 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Garate Families

  • Number of Garate families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Garate families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Garate last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Garate Family Origin

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Garate Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Garate

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Garate Family Occupations

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Garate Civil War Service Records

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