Glab Name Meaning

Polish (Glab): nickname from glab ‘fool’ (literally, ‘cabbage-stalk’).

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


Similar surnames: Glaab, Golab, Glomb, Gal, Glas, Blad, Garb, Grab, Glad, Laba

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Glab Family Origin

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Glab Family Occupations

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  • Beer Brewer

    29%
  • Gun Smith

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Miner

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Glab occupation in the USA was Beer Brewer. 29% of Glab's were Beer Brewers. Beer Brewer, Gun Smith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glab. A less common occupation for the Glab family was Miner.

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Glab Historical Records

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Glab Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Glab life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Glab in 1942 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glab

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