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Glawson Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of North German Klausen or Klassen, patronymics from the personal name Klaus.

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


Similar surnames: Clawson, Glosson, Gladson, Aslakson, Ganson, Clayson, Glanton

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Glawson Family Origin

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Glawson Family Occupations

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  • Mariner

    38%
  • Seaman

    14%
  • Farmers Son

    7%
  • Labourer

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Glawson family was Labourer. Mariner, Seaman and Farmers Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glawson. The most common Glawson occupation in Canada was Mariner. 38% of Glawson's were Mariners.

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Glawson Life Expectancy

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