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Glantz Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German glanz ‘shine’, ‘radiance’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Glanz ‘shine’, ‘radiance’, Yiddish glants.

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


Similar surnames: Glatz, Glatt, Platz, Lontz, Lantz, Gantz, Gant, Glunt, Nantz, Glandt

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Glantz Family Origin

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Glantz Family Occupations

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

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  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Housekeeper

    9%

In 1880, Carpenter, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glantz. A less common occupation for the Glantz family was Housekeeper. The most common Glantz occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 9% of Glantz's were Carpenters.

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Glantz Historical Records

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Glantz Life Expectancy

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Famous Glantz Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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