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Giraldi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of the personal name Giraldo.

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

Similar surnames: Girardi, Giraldo, Grimaldi, Gilardi, Girolami, Morandi, Rinaldi

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Where is the Giraldi family from?

You can see how Giraldi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Giraldi family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Giraldi families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Giraldi families living in New York. This was about 63% of all the recorded Giraldi's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Giraldi families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Giraldi surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Giraldi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Giraldi. 50% of Giraldi men worked as a Salesman and 50% of Giraldi women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Giraldi were Laborer and Mender.

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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

  • Salesman
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Mender
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What Giraldi family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 858 census records available for the last name Giraldi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Giraldi 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Giraldi. 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 234 military records available for the last name Giraldi. For the veterans among your Giraldi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Giraldi lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Giraldi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Giraldi in 1966 was 70, and 80 in 2004.

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