Gladen Family History

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Gladen Name Meaning

English: variant of Gladden.

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


Similar surnames: Gladd, Gaden, Gladden, Headen, Bladen, Glade, Gloden, Godden, Glave

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Gladen Family Origin

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Gladen Family Occupations

What did your Gladen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gladen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Gladen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gladen family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gladen.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Farming

    9%

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

Gladen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gladen Life Expectancy

What is the average Gladen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gladen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Gladen in 1963 was 71, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gladen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gladen 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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