Gallinger Family History

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Gallinger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Galling in Bavaria or from Gallingen in East Prussia.

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


Similar surnames: Mallinger, Allinger, Wallinger, Gollinger, Dollinger, Haslinger

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Gallinger Family Origin

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Gallinger Family Occupations

What did your Gallinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gallinger. A less common occupation for the Gallinger family was Carpenter. The most common Gallinger occupation in Canada was Farmer. 65% of Gallinger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Labourer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Gallinger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gallinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Gallinger lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gallinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Gallinger in 1955 was 29, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gallinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gallinger 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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