Glassburn Family History

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Glassburn Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Glas(s)brenner, an occupational name for a glass maker, from German Glas ‘glass’ + Brenner ‘burner’.

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


Similar surnames: Glassberg, Glass, Glaser, Lasser, Glassman, Glasson, Grassman

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Glassburn Family Origin

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Glassburn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Grain Dealer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Field Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Glassburn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Glassburn's were Farmers. Farmer, Grain Dealer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glassburn. A less common occupation for the Glassburn family was Field Laborer.

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Glassburn Life Expectancy

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