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Galgani Family History

Galgani Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Galgano, Galati, Galvan, Galant, Gallant, Lalani, Gargano, Galano

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Where is the Galgani family from?

You can see how Galgani families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Galgani family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Galgani families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Galgani families living in California. This was 100% of all the recorded Galgani's in USA. California had the highest population of Galgani families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Galgani surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Galgani ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Galgani. 100% of Galgani women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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What Galgani family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 200 census records available for the last name Galgani. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Galgani census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 166 immigration records available for the last name Galgani. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 156 military records available for the last name Galgani. For the veterans among your Galgani ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Galgani lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Galgani life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Galgani in 1962 was 58, and 84 in 2004.

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