Galvis Family History

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Galvis Name Meaning

Catalan (also Galbis): probably a Catalan equivalent of Spanish Gálvez (see Galvez).

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


Similar surnames: Gallis, Galvez, Gallik, Gelvin, Bavis, Alviso, Salis, Salvas, Galas

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Galvis Family Origin

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Galvis Family Occupations

What did your Galvis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Galvis family was Miner. Farm Laborer, Keeps Liquor Store and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Galvis. The most common Galvis occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 20% of Galvis's were Farm Laborers.

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  • Farm Laborer

    20%
  • Keeps Liquor Store

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Miner

    20%

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

Galvis Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Galvis Life Expectancy

What is the average Galvis lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Galvis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Galvis in 1963 was 72, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Galvis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Galvis 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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