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Glover Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker or seller of gloves, Middle English glovere, an agent noun from Old English glof ‘glove’.

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


Similar surnames: Gover, Grover, Lever, Loder, Lovern, Gooder, Graver, Clower, Slover

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Glover Family Origin

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Glover Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Glover occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Glover's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glover. A less common occupation for the Glover family was Keeping House.

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Glover Historical Records

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Glover Life Expectancy

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