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Glaza Name Meaning

Polish (Glaza): from a derivative of glaz ‘big stone’, possibly a nickname for a hard-hearted person.

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


Similar surnames: Gramza, Glad, Glowa, Lapa, Maza, Glab, Gala, Guza, Glaab, Laba

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Glaza Family Origin

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Glaza Family Occupations

What did your Glaza ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Works Saw Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Glaza. The most common Glaza occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Glaza's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    83%
  • Works Saw Mill

    17%

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

Glaza Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Glaza. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glaza 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Glaza. 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 Glaza. For the veterans among your Glaza ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glaza Life Expectancy

What is the average Glaza lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Glaza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Glaza in 1957 was 58, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glaza

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glaza 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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