Glatt Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and South German: nickname from Yiddish and Middle High German glat (modern German glatt) ‘smooth’, ‘sleek’.

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


Similar surnames: Glatz, Blatt, Platt, Latt, Gatt, Last, Platz, Gast, Plate, Klatt

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Glatt Family Origin

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Glatt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Druggist

    5%

In 1880, the most common Glatt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Glatt's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glatt. A less common occupation for the Glatt family was Druggist.

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Glatt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Glatt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Glatt in 1963 was 77, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glatt

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