Galat Family History

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Galat Name Meaning

Polish: possibly a derivative of the Silesian dialect word galoty ‘trousers’, thus a nickname for someone who used to wear elegant trousers.

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


Similar surnames: Gala, Galas, Galant, Pilat, Gault, Gal, Galaz, Galan, Golab, Granat

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Galat Family Origin

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Galat Family Occupations

What did your Galat ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Box Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Galat. 17% of Galat men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Galat women worked as a Box Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Galat were Assembler and Assembler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    17%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Assembler
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Box Maker
    14%
  • Clerk
    14%
  • Housework
    14%
  • Assembler
    7%

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

Galat Historical Records

What Galat family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 762 census records available for the last name Galat. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Galat 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 333 immigration records available for the last name Galat. 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 181 military records available for the last name Galat. For the veterans among your Galat ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Galat Life Expectancy

What is the average Galat lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Galat life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Galat in 1953 was 57, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Galat

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