Gallier Family History

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Gallier Name Meaning

French and English: nickname for a jovial man, from an agent derivative of Old French galer ‘to make merry’. Compare English Waller 4.

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


Similar surnames: Vallier, Callier, Hollier, Galley, Parlier, Galler, Tullier, Gallion

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Gallier Family Origin

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Gallier Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Brickmaker

    3%
  • Brickmaker Employing 1 Man 4 Boys & 15 Females

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gallier family was Brickmaker Employing 1 Man 4 Boys & 15 Females. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Brickmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gallier. The most common Gallier occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Gallier's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Gallier Historical Records

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Gallier Life Expectancy

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Famous Gallier Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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