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Gleeson Family Origin

Where is the Gleeson family from?

Gleeson Family Occupations

What did your Gleeson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Servant and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gleeson. A less common occupation for the Gleeson family was School. The most common Gleeson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Gleeson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Servant

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • School

    4%

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

Gleeson Historical Records

What Gleeson family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Gleeson Life Expectancy

What is the average Gleeson lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Gleeson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Gleeson in 1949 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gleeson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gleeson 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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