Glanz Name Meaning

South German and Jewish: variant spelling of Glantz.

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


Similar surnames: Glenz, Planz, Ganz, Lanz, Glantz, Blank, Linz, Plank, Ranz, Gane

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Glanz Family Origin

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Glanz Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Furrier

    8%
  • Glass Engraver

    8%

In 1880, the most common Glanz occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 8% of Glanz's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Furrier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glanz. A less common occupation for the Glanz family was Glass Engraver.

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Glanz Historical Records

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Glanz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Glanz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Glanz in 1953 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glanz

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