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Gallegos Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Gallegos, originally denoting a place settled by ‘people from Galicia’.

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


Similar surnames: Gallego, Gallo, Valles, Vallejo, Gallino, Villegas, Galles, Galler

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Gallegos Family Origin

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Gallegos Family Occupations

What did your Gallegos ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gallegos family was Keeping House. Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gallegos. The most common Gallegos occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Gallegos's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    23%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gallegos ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gallegos Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gallegos ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Gallegos Life Expectancy

What is the average Gallegos lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, Gallegos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Gallegos in 1941 was 34, and 69 in 2004.

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