Gloor Family History

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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

What did your Gloor ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Salesman

    12%
  • Backer

    6%
  • Boot Shoe Maker

    6%

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

Gloor Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gloor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gloor census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Gloor

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gloor. 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 Gloor. For the veterans among your Gloor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gloor Life Expectancy

What is the average Gloor lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gloor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gloor 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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