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Gallipeau Name Meaning

French: from Old French galippe, which in the 15th century was the name of a type of galley, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or manned such a vessel.

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


Similar surnames: Galipeau, Callier, Valleau, Galler, Gallina, Gastineau, Gallop

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Gallipeau Family Origin

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Gallipeau Family Occupations

What did your Gallipeau ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Laborer, Cultivateur Son and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gallipeau. A less common occupation for the Gallipeau family was Commercant. The most common Gallipeau occupation in Canada was Laborer. 42% of Gallipeau's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    42%
  • Cultivateur Son

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Commercant

    8%

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

Gallipeau Historical Records

What Gallipeau family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Gallipeau Life Expectancy

What is the average Gallipeau lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gallipeau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Gallipeau in 1963 was 74, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gallipeau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gallipeau 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.

Famous Gallipeau Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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