Galban Family History

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Galban Name Meaning

Spanish (Galbán): variant of Galván (see Galvan).

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


Similar surnames: Galvan, Alban, Gaytan, Galan, Galas, Galvin, Gelman, Galea, Gaitan

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Galban Family Origin

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Galban Family Occupations

What did your Galban ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Galban. 28% of Galban men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Galban women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Galban were Caretaker and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    28%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Butcher
    3%
  • Caretaker
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    17%
  • Maid
    17%
  • New Worker
    17%
  • Packer
    17%

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

Galban Historical Records

What Galban family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Galban. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Galban census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Galban. 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 Card

There are 183 military records available for the last name Galban. For the veterans among your Galban ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Galban Life Expectancy

What is the average Galban lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Galban life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Galban in 1963 was 63, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Galban

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Galban ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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