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Governale Name Meaning

Italian: possibly from Old Italian governale ‘rudder’, ‘helm’, probably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a helmsman or for a guide.

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


Similar surnames: Hovermale, Gornall, Taverna, Verna, Goethals, Gerstle, Lovera

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Governale Family Origin

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Governale Family Occupations

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Governale Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Governale Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Governale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Governale in 1953 was 58, and 53 in 2004.

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