Gloor Name Meaning

Swiss German: from a derivative of the Latin personal name Hilarius (see Hillary).

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


Similar surnames: Glore, Cloer, Floor, Klohr, Flor, Glor, Good, Goos, Gloss, Glod

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Gloor Family Origin

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Gloor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Salesman

    12%
  • Backer

    6%
  • Boot Shoe Maker

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gloor family was Boot Shoe Maker. Farmer, Salesman and Backer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gloor. The most common Gloor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Gloor's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Gloor | Data not to scale

Gloor Historical Records

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Gloor Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Gloor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Gloor in 1950 was 43, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gloor

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