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Glazebrook Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire, named from the Glaze Brook, the stream on which it stands (a British name, from Welsh glas ‘gray’, ‘green’, ‘blue’) + Old English broc ‘stream’. The surname is also common in Devon, where it probably derives from a place by a stream similarly named, a small tributary of the Avon.

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


Similar surnames: Lashbrook, Claybrook, Glasscock, Seabrook, Holbrook, Benbrook

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Glazebrook Family Origin

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Glazebrook Family Occupations

What did your Glazebrook ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Glazebrook family was Farmer. Fisherman, Labourer and Lobster Packer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glazebrook. The most common Glazebrook occupation in Canada was Fisherman. 40% of Glazebrook's were Fishermans.

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  • Fisherman

    40%
  • Labourer

    20%
  • Lobster Packer

    13%
  • Farmer

    7%

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Glazebrook Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Glazebrook Life Expectancy

What is the average Glazebrook lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Glazebrook life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Glazebrook in 1954 was 71, and 66 in 2004.

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