Glenz Family History

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Glenz Name Meaning

German: variant of Glantz.

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

Similar surnames: Glanz, Genz, Getz, Klenz, Glunz, Lenz, Lanz, Blend, Gens, Lenze

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Glenz Family Origin

Where is the Glenz family from?

Glenz Family Occupations

What did your Glenz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Saloon Keeper, Ciger Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glenz. A less common occupation for the Glenz family was House Work. The most common Glenz occupation in the USA was Saloon Keeper. 25% of Glenz's were Saloon Keepers.

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  • Saloon Keeper

  • Ciger Maker

  • Farmer

  • House Work


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

Glenz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Glenz Life Expectancy

What is the average Glenz lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Glenz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Glenz in 1962 was 72, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glenz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glenz 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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