Kilgallen Family History

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Kilgallen Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Kilgallon.

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

Similar surnames: Kilgallon, Kilcullen, Callen, Killelea, Kimball, Skillen, Kingan

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Kilgallen Family Origin

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Kilgallen Family Occupations

What did your Kilgallen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Hotel Asst Gardener (heavy) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kilgallen. 6% of Kilgallen men worked as a Hotel Asst Gardener (heavy) and 46% of Kilgallen women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kilgallen were Bus Driver and Companion Help

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Hotel Asst Gardener (heavy)
  • Builders Labourer
  • Builders Labourer Heavy
  • Bus Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Book Keeper
  • Capsan Lathe Hand
  • Companion Help

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

Kilgallen Historical Records

What Kilgallen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kilgallen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kilgallen 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 857 immigration records available for the last name Kilgallen. 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 377 military records available for the last name Kilgallen. For the veterans among your Kilgallen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kilgallen Life Expectancy

What is the average Kilgallen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kilgallen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kilgallen in 1956 was 49, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kilgallen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kilgallen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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