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Galatas Name Meaning

Greek: occupational name for a seller of milk, an agent noun from gala ‘milk’.

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


Similar surnames: Ladas, Galati, Salata, Mallas, Galanti, Gulyas, Anastas, Lakatos

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Galatas Family Origin

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Galatas Family Occupations

What did your Galatas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Galatas occupation in the USA was Ship Carpenter. 50% of Galatas's were Ship Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Galatas family was Laborer. Ship Carpenter, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Galatas.

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  • Ship Carpenter

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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Galatas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Galatas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Galatas 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 Galatas. 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 Galatas. For the veterans among your Galatas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Galatas Life Expectancy

What is the average Galatas lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Galatas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Galatas in 1952 was 42, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Galatas 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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