Glab Family History

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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

What did your Glab ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Beer Brewer

    29%
  • Gun Smith

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Miner

    14%

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

Glab Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Glab. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glab 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Glab. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Glab. For the veterans among your Glab ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glab Life Expectancy

What is the average Glab lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glab

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glab 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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