Glasser Family History

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Glasser Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Glaser.

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

Similar surnames: Glasner, Glaser, Glasier, Glosser, Glassner, Gasser, Glaeser, Plaster

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Glasser Family Origin

Where is the Glasser family from?

Glasser Family Occupations

What did your Glasser ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Glasser family was Labor. The most common Glasser occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Glasser's were Farmers. Farmer and Hatter & T... were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Glasser.

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  • Farmer

  • Hatter & T...

  • Labor


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

Glasser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Glasser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glasser 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 Glasser. 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 Glasser. For the veterans among your Glasser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glasser Life Expectancy

What is the average Glasser lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Glasser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Glasser in 1950 was 37, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glasser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glasser 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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