Glaves Family History

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Glaves Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): variant of Gleave.

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


Similar surnames: Gleaves, Glave, Gladen, Blades, Slates, Caves, Goates, Graver, Staves

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Glaves Family Origin

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Glaves Family Occupations

What did your Glaves ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Glaves occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Glaves's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Glaves Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Glaves Life Expectancy

What is the average Glaves lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Glaves life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Glaves in 1954 was 28, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glaves 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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