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Gallatin Name Meaning

Swiss French (from Savoy): of Rhaeto-Romansch or Ladin origin, but unexplained. The name is also recorded in the Italian form Gallatini.

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


Similar surnames: Allain, Galli, Valentin, Ballin, Galati, Galvin, Gladin, Gallen

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Gallatin Family Origin

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Gallatin Family Occupations

What did your Gallatin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and None were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gallatin. The most common Gallatin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Gallatin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gallatin family was Lawyer.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • None

    6%
  • Lawyer

    4%

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Gallatin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gallatin Life Expectancy

What is the average Gallatin lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Gallatin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gallatin in 1952 was 29, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gallatin 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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