Garriott Family History

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Garriott Name Meaning

French Canadian variant of the southern French habitational name Gariot, from a derivative of garer ‘to shelter or protect’.

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


Similar surnames: Garrott, Garret, Herriott, Garrick, Barrett, Garris, Marriott

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Garriott Family Origin

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Garriott Family Occupations

What did your Garriott ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Garriott family was Clerk H. Ware. Farmer, Merchant and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garriott. The most common Garriott occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Garriott's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Merchant

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Clerk H. Ware

    2%

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

Garriott Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Garriott. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garriott 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Garriott. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Garriott. For the veterans among your Garriott ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garriott Life Expectancy

What is the average Garriott lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Garriott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Garriott in 1952 was 44, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garriott

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garriott 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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