Glaub Family History

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Glaub Name Meaning

German: from Slavic glava ‘head’, a nickname for someone with a large or otherwise remarkable head.

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

Similar surnames: Glaab, Lau, Grau, Blau, Laube, Plaut, Laub, Taub, Staub, Glab

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Glaub Family Origin

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Glaub Family Occupations

What did your Glaub ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glaub. The most common Glaub occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Glaub's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Glaub family was Cigar Dealer.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter

  • Cigar Dealer


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

Glaub Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Glaub. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glaub census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 222 immigration records available for the last name Glaub. 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 613 military records available for the last name Glaub. For the veterans among your Glaub ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glaub Life Expectancy

What is the average Glaub lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Glaub life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Glaub in 1958 was 48, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glaub

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glaub 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.

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