Gloyd Family History

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Gloyd Name Meaning

Variant of Welsh Lloyd.

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

Similar surnames: Floyd, Cloyd, Loyd, Bloyd, Blood, Lloyd, Flood, Glos, Goold, Glor

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Gloyd Family Origin

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Gloyd Family Occupations

What did your Gloyd ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Butcher

  • Laborer


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

Gloyd Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Gloyd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gloyd 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 308 immigration records available for the last name Gloyd. 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 970 military records available for the last name Gloyd. For the veterans among your Gloyd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gloyd Life Expectancy

What is the average Gloyd lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gloyd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Gloyd in 1963 was 71, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gloyd 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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