Glanz Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Glanz Name Meaning

South German and Jewish: variant spelling of Glantz.

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


Similar surnames: Glenz, Planz, Ganz, Lanz, Glantz, Blank, Linz, Plank, Ranz, Gane

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Glanz Family Origin

Where is the Glanz family from?

Glanz Family Occupations

What did your Glanz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Furrier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glanz. The most common Glanz occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 8% of Glanz's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Glanz family was Glass Engraver.

View Census data for Glanz | Data not to scale

  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Furrier

    8%
  • Glass Engraver

    8%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Glanz Historical Records

What Glanz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Glanz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glanz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Glanz

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Glanz. 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.

View all Glanz immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Glanz. For the veterans among your Glanz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Glanz military records

You've only scratched the surface of Glanz family history.

Glanz Life Expectancy

What is the average Glanz lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Glanz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Glanz in 1953 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glanz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glanz 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.

Famous Glanz Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Look up another name