Glaza Family History

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Glaza Name Meaning

Polish (Glaza): from a derivative of glaz ‘big stone’, possibly a nickname for a hard-hearted person.

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

Similar surnames: Gramza, Glad, Glowa, Lapa, Maza, Glab, Gala, Guza, Glaab, Laba

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Glaza Family Origin

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Glaza Family Occupations

What did your Glaza ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Glaza. 17% of Glaza men worked as a Farmer and 32% of Glaza women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Glaza were Mechanic and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Bookkeeper
  • Maid
  • Saleslady

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Glaza Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Glaza. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glaza 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 152 immigration records available for the last name Glaza. 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 412 military records available for the last name Glaza. For the veterans among your Glaza ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glaza Life Expectancy

What is the average Glaza lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Glaza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Glaza in 1957 was 58, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glaza

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glaza 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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