Glanzer Family History

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Glanzer Name Meaning

South German (also Glänzer) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a derivative of Glan(t)z.

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


Similar surnames: Glatzer, Glazer, Glander, Ganzer, Glaser, Glauber, Tanzer, Planer

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Glanzer Family Origin

Where is the Glanzer family from?

Glanzer Family Occupations

What did your Glanzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Teamster were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Glanzer. The most common Glanzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Glanzer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Teamster

    25%

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

Glanzer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Glanzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glanzer 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 Glanzer

Passenger List

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

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Glanzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Glanzer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Glanzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Glanzer in 1963 was 73, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glanzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glanzer 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 Glanzer Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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