Garate Family History

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Garate Name Meaning

Basque: habitational name from a town called Garate in Basque Country, or topographic name, possibly from a derivative of Basque gara ‘height’, ‘peak’.

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

Similar surnames: Zarate, Garde, Tarte, Ugarte, Arata, Grabe, Strate, Garth, Gratz

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Garate Family Origin

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Garate Family Occupations

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Garate Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Garate. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garate 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

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Draft Card

There are 76 military records available for the last name Garate. For the veterans among your Garate ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garate Life Expectancy

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Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Garate life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Garate in 1969 was 89, and 84 in 2004.

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