Gallmeyer Family History

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Gallmeyer Name Meaning

German: distinguishing name for a farmer in the service of a feudal lord named Gall(es), from the medieval personal name Gallus (Latin ‘rooster’).

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


Similar surnames: Dallmeyer, Kallmeyer, Galler, Wolfmeyer, Glassmeyer, Altmeyer

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Gallmeyer Family Origin

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Gallmeyer Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    29%
  • Agent Sugar Ref.

    14%
  • Clerk In Grocery

    14%
  • Gardner

    14%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gallmeyer family was Gardner. The most common Gallmeyer occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 29% of Gallmeyer's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Agent Sugar Ref. and Clerk In Grocery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gallmeyer.

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Gallmeyer Life Expectancy

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