Gallagher Family History & Genealogy

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Gallagher Last Name History & Origin

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Updated Jul 15, 2019

History

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Name Origin

reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gallchobhair ‘descendant of Gallchobhar’, a personal name from the elements gall ‘strange’, ‘foreign’ + cabhair ‘help’, ‘support’.

Spellings & Pronunciations

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Nationality & Ethnicity

Irish

Famous People named Gallagher

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Early Gallaghers

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1790 - 1855
1795 - 1884
1799 - 1892
1800 - 1872
1803 - 1873
1805 - 1888
1810 - 1883
1810 - 1884
1811 - 1899

Gallagher Family Tree

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Sample of 20 Gallagher Biographies

1942 - Unknown
Dec 2, 1918 - Feb 7, 2000
Apr 21, 1922 - Apr 16, 2006
Sep 2, 1891 - March 1966
Sep 6, 1892 - June 1964
Jul 30, 1888 - April 1976
Jul 8, 1922 - Mar 16, 1999
Mar 23, 1927 - Nov 1, 2002
Nov 3, 1907 - December 1989
Oct 11, 1902 - May 1980
May 21, 1914 - June 1987
May 7, 1925 - Aug 27, 2003
Oct 1, 1883 - September 1964
c. 1950 - Unknown
c. 1908 - Jan 30, 1934
c. 1854 - Nov 19, 1939
Unknown - Unknown
Dec 27, 1922 - Dec 15, 2009
Unknown - Unknown
c. 1922 - Unknown

Gallagher Death Records & Life Expectancy

The average age of a Gallagher family member is 67.4 years old according to our database of 33,285 people with the last name Gallagher that have a birth and death date listed.

Life Expectancy

67.4 years

Oldest Gallaghers

These are the longest-lived members of the Gallagher family on AncientFaces.

Jul 9, 1874 - November 1981
107 years
Nov 10, 1890 - Jun 1, 1998
107 years
Sep 2, 1902 - Apr 14, 2010
107 years
Nov 18, 1894 - Jul 16, 2000
105 years
Jan 16, 1898 - Feb 20, 2003
105 years
May 26, 1899 - Jan 22, 2005
105 years
1878 - 1983
105 years
Dec 17, 1885 - Dec 11, 1990
104 years
Jul 19, 1888 - Sep 20, 1992
104 years
Aug 8, 1902 - Jan 30, 2007
104 years

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