Galligher Family History

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Galligher Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Gallagher.

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


Similar surnames: Galliher, Gallager, Gallaugher, Galleher, Golliher, Gallaher

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Galligher Family Origin

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Galligher Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Card Tenter At Cotton Mill

    7%
  • Carder

    7%
  • Charwoman

    7%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Card Tenter At Cotton Mill and Carder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Galligher. A less common occupation for the Galligher family was Charwoman. The most common Galligher occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 13% of Galligher's were Coal Miners.

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Galligher Historical Records

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Galligher Life Expectancy

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