Gladish Family History

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Gladish Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Glydwish in Burwash, Sussex, which is named from Old English glida ‘kite’ + Old English wisc ‘marshy meadow’. Altered spelling of German Gladisch, from the personal name Gladu, Slavic form of Claudius, or a nickname for a proper looking person, from Slavic gladki ‘smooth’.

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


Similar surnames: Gladis, Bowdish, Beamish, Glad, Kadish, Slavich, Lais, Flash, Larish

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Gladish Family Origin

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Gladish Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    33%
  • Dress Maker

    33%
  • School Teacher

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gladish family was School Teacher. The most common Gladish occupation in Canada was Bricklayer. 33% of Gladish's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer and Dress Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gladish.

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Gladish Historical Records

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Gladish Life Expectancy

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Famous Gladish Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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