Galea Name Meaning

Italian and Spanish: from galea ‘galleon’, ‘(war)ship’, presumably a metonymic occupational name for a shipwright or a sailor.

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


Similar surnames: Gale, Galla, Galler, Gamel, Gabel, Alma, Kaleta, Ales, Lala, Galka

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Galea Family Origin

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Galea Family Occupations

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  • Coachman (D)

    100%

In 1881, the most common Galea occupation in the UK was Coachman (D). 100% of Galea's were Coachman (D)s.

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Galea Historical Records

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Galea Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Galea life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Galea in 1954 was 55, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Galea

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