Gallogly Family History

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Gallogly Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Ghallóglaigh, from gallóglach ‘galloglass’. Galloglasses were a class of warriors retained by Irish chieftains. This was formerly a Donegal surname, but is now found mainly in central Ireland.

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

Similar surnames: Gilhooly, Gallery, Vallely, Galligan, Gallen, Fallon, Gillogly

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Gallogly Family Origin

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Gallogly Family Occupations

What did your Gallogly ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, (House) Land Agent and Plasterer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gallogly. A less common occupation for the Gallogly family was Tailor. The most common Gallogly occupation in the UK was (House) Land Agent. 33% of Gallogly's were (House) Land Agents.

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  • (House) Land Agent

  • Plasterer

  • Tailor


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

Gallogly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gallogly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gallogly 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 542 immigration records available for the last name Gallogly. 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 670 military records available for the last name Gallogly. For the veterans among your Gallogly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gallogly Life Expectancy

What is the average Gallogly lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Gallogly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gallogly in 1957 was 60, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gallogly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gallogly 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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