Glissman Family History

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Glissman Name Meaning

nickname for someone with something shining about him or his appearance, from Middle High German gliz ‘sheen’, ‘sparkle’. habitational name for someone from either of two places called Glissen in Lower Saxony, west of the Weser.

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

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Glissman Family Origin

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Glissman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Brick Mason

    13%
  • Dealer In Fancy Birds

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Glissman family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Brick Mason and Dealer In Fancy Birds were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glissman. The most common Glissman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Glissman's were Farmers.

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Glissman Historical Records

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Glissman Life Expectancy

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