Galvis Family History

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Galvis Name Meaning

Catalan (also Galbis): probably a Catalan equivalent of Spanish Gálvez (see Galvez).

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


Similar surnames: Gallis, Galvez, Gallik, Gelvin, Bavis, Alviso, Salis, Salvas, Galas

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Galvis Family Origin

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Galvis Family Occupations

What did your Galvis ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Galvis. 34% of Galvis men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Galvis women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Galvis were Dsables Detress and Kitchen Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Agricultor
    5%
  • City Laborer
    5%
  • Dsables Detress
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    22%
  • Beauty Operator
    15%
  • Finisher
    15%
  • Kitchen Maid
    8%

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

Galvis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 415 census records available for the last name Galvis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Galvis 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 594 immigration records available for the last name Galvis. 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 66 military records available for the last name Galvis. For the veterans among your Galvis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Galvis Life Expectancy

What is the average Galvis lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Galvis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Galvis in 1963 was 72, and 89 in 2004.

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