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Galatro Family History

Galatro 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: Galati, Galano, Calabro, Galat, Galasso, Galatas, Galler, Palazzo

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Where is the Galatro family from?

You can see how Galatro families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Galatro family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 5 Galatro families living in California. This was about 45% of all the recorded Galatro's in the USA. California had the highest population of Galatro families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Galatro surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Galatro ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Galatro. 47% of Galatro men worked as a Laborer.

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    47%
  • Salesman
    24%
  • Clerk
    16%
  • Milker
    16%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    100%
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What Galatro family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 338 census records available for the last name Galatro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Galatro 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 111 immigration records available for the last name Galatro. 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 83 military records available for the last name Galatro. For the veterans among your Galatro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Galatro lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Galatro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Galatro in 1958 was 62, and 89 in 2004.

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