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Early Origins of the Gallan family

The surname Gallan was first found in Hamburg, where the name contributed greatly to the development of an emerging nation which would later play a large role in the tribal and national conflicts of the area. In later years the name branched into many houses, each playing a significant role in the local social and political affairs. Galen is also connected to several place names in the Holstein region.

Early History of the Gallan family

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Gallan Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Galen, Galan, Galand, Galend, Galenner, Galendorf, Galenhaus, Gelen, Gelende, Gallen, Gallan and many more.

Early Notables of the Gallan family (pre 1700)

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United States Gallan migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Gallan Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Juan Gallan, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1860 [1]

  1. Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8) on Facebook