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Gately Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gatlaoich, ‘descendant of Gotlaoch’, a byname composed of the elements got ‘stammering’ + laoch ‘warrior’, ‘hero’. Variant spelling of the English surnames Gateley or Gatley.

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


Similar surnames: Gateley, Gatley, Gates, Garey, Ganey, Wakely, Gater, Fadely, Gravely

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Gately Family Origin

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Gately Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Gately occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Gately's were Farmers.

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Gately Historical Records

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Gately Life Expectancy

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