Galer Name Meaning

English: variant of Gale 3. Possibly a respelling of German Gähler, a variant of Gehler.

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


Similar surnames: Haler, Gales, Saler, Gaber, Galen, Galler, Paler, Maler, Gager

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Galer Family Origin

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Galer Family Occupations

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  • Market Gardener

    9%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Gardener

    5%

In 1881, the most common Galer occupation in the UK was Market Gardener. 9% of Galer's were Market Gardeners. Market Gardener, Agricultural Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Galer. A less common occupation for the Galer family was Gardener.

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Galer Historical Records

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Galer Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Galer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Galer in 1953 was 33, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Galer

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