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Galena, Maryland

Galena, MD  ANCESTRY & FAMILY HISTORY
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Galena is in Kent County. The county seat is Chestertown.

Major ancestry groups reported by Galena residents include:

· Irish - 24%
· German - 22%
· English - 16%
· Italian - 5%
· Black or African American - 4%
· Polish - 3%
· Scottish - 2%
· Dutch - 2%
· Norwegian - 1%
· Welsh - 1%
· Scandinavian - 1%
· French (except Basque) - 1%
· Ukrainian - 1%
· Czech - 1%
· Scotch-Irish - 1%

Former names for Galena include:
· Georgetown Cross Roads
· Down's Crossroads

For more detail about place names in the Galena area, consult The Place Names of Maryland, Hamill Kenny; Place Names of Maryland, Hamill Kenny
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