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Galkin Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name for someone from the village of Galki in eastern Belarus. Russian: patronymic from Galka, a nickname meaning ‘jackdaw’, used to denote a thievish or talkative person.

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


Similar surnames: Galin, Galvin, Balkin, Malkin, Laskin, Markin, Zalkin, Ballin, Kalin

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Galkin Family Origin

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Galkin Family Occupations

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  • Retired Merchant

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Galkin occupation in the USA was Retired Merchant. 100% of Galkin's were Retired Merchants.

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Galkin Historical Records

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Galkin Life Expectancy

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