Gladu Family History

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Gladu Name Meaning

French Canadian: variant of Gladieux.

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


Similar surnames: Gladue, Glaude, Goddu, Gladd, Glanz, Lau, Gau, Glave, Gladin, Grado

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Gladu Family Origin

Where is the Gladu family from?

Gladu Family Occupations

What did your Gladu ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, wks. Cotton Mill, Cattle Butcher and Housekeeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gladu. A less common occupation for the Gladu family was Works In Cotton Mill. The most common Gladu occupation in the USA was Wks. Cotton Mill. 50% of Gladu's were Wks. Cotton Mills.

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  • Wks. Cotton Mill

    50%
  • Cattle Butcher

    25%
  • Housekeeping

    8%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    8%

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

Gladu Historical Records

What Gladu family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gladu. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gladu census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Gladu

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gladu. 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 Gladu. For the veterans among your Gladu ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gladu Life Expectancy

What is the average Gladu lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Gladu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Gladu in 1956 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gladu

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gladu 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.

Famous Gladu Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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