Golladay Family History

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Golladay Name Meaning

Probably an Americanization of French Galaudet. It is recorded as a Huguenot name.

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


Similar surnames: Golliday, Holladay, Golay, Callaway, Gallaway, Hornaday, Galloway

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Golladay Family Origin

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Golladay Family Occupations

What did your Golladay ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Golladay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Golladay's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Golladay. A less common occupation for the Golladay family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Works On Farm

    10%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Golladay Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Golladay Life Expectancy

What is the average Golladay lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Golladay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Golladay in 1949 was 57, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Golladay

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Golladay 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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