Galt Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Gault. Scottish: variant of Gall 1.

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


Similar surnames: Gall, Gaut, Gault, Walt, Gant, Bale, Wait, Galey, Salt, Gal

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Galt Family Origin

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Galt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Physician

    4%

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

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Galt Historical Records

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Galt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Galt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Galt in 1953 was 29, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Galt

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