Gluth Family History

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Gluth Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with Old High German (h)lut ‘clear’, also ‘famous’.

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

Similar surnames: Greth, Auth, Pluth, Guth, Bluth, Lutz, Lueth, Lauth, Luthi, Kluth

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Gluth Family Origin

Where is the Gluth family from?

Gluth Family Occupations

What did your Gluth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gluth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Gluth's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gluth family was Shoe Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gluth.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher

  • Shoe Maker


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

Gluth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gluth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gluth 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 395 immigration records available for the last name Gluth. 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 708 military records available for the last name Gluth. For the veterans among your Gluth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gluth Life Expectancy

What is the average Gluth lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Gluth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Gluth in 1949 was 66, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gluth

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gluth 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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