Galas Name Meaning

Polish: from a derivative of the personal name Gal. Hungarian: from the personal name Gálos (see Gal). Dutch: variant of Gallas. Spanish: variant of Galaz.

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


Similar surnames: Gala, Balas, Gallas, Galus, Glas, Walas, Palas, Salas, Kalas, Galaz

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Galas Family Origin

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Galas Family Occupations

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  • Drayman

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Miner

    33%

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In 1880, Drayman and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Galas. The most common Galas occupation in the USA was Drayman. 33% of Galas's were Draymans. A less common occupation for the Galas family was Miner.

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Galas Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Galas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Galas in 1950 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Galas

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