Gaal Family History

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Gaal Name Meaning

Hungarian: variant of Gál (see Gal). Dutch: habitational name from a place so named in the province of North Brabant.

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


Similar surnames: Gal, Gall, Saal, Gaar, Garl, Haar, Laas, Canal, Gard, Raak

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Gaal Family Origin

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Gaal Family Occupations

What did your Gaal ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gaal occupation in the USA was Letter Carrier. 67% of Gaal's were Letter Carriers. Letter Carrier and Broker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gaal.

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  • Letter Carrier

    67%
  • Broker

    33%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gaal ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gaal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gaal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaal 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gaal. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Gaal. For the veterans among your Gaal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaal Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaal lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gaal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Gaal in 1955 was 47, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaal 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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