Galano Family History

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Galano Name Meaning

Spanish: nickname for an elegant man, from an adjectival derivative of galán ‘beau’, ‘dandy’ (see Galan). Italian (Calabria): nickname, of Greek origin, for someone with blue eyes. Compare Greek Galanis.

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


Similar surnames: Galan, Galiano, Galanis, Galang, Galanos, Galant, Malan, Solano

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Galano Family Origin

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Galano Family Occupations

What did your Galano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Galano. 75% of Galano men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Galano women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Galano were Clerk and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    75%
  • Proprietor
    12%
  • Field Laborer
    8%
  • Clerk
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    60%
  • Secretary
    40%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Galano Historical Records

What Galano family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 910 census records available for the last name Galano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Galano 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 897 immigration records available for the last name Galano. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 167 military records available for the last name Galano. For the veterans among your Galano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Galano Life Expectancy

What is the average Galano lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Galano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Galano in 1944 was 18, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Galano

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Galano 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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