Glaus Name Meaning

Swiss German: from the dialect personal name Glaus, a reduced form of Nikolaus (see Nicholas).

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

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Glaus Family Origin

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Glaus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Capitalist

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Farmer & Cooperv

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Capitalist and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glaus. The most common Glaus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Glaus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Glaus family was Farmer & Cooperv.

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Glaus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Glaus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Glaus in 1962 was 72, and 54 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glaus

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