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Gladwin Name Meaning

English: from the late Old English personal name Glædwine, composed of the elements glæd ‘shining’, ‘joyful’ + wine ‘friend’.

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


Similar surnames: Hadwin, Goodwin, Goldwyn, Glad, Harwin, Gerwin, Gladson, Gladish

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Gladwin Family Origin

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Gladwin Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • House Joiner

    4%

In 1880, the most common Gladwin occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 7% of Gladwin's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gladwin. A less common occupation for the Gladwin family was House Joiner.

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Gladwin Historical Records

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Gladwin Life Expectancy

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