Glisan Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Glisan Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Irish Gleason. This name is concentrated in IL and PA.

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


Similar surnames: Linan, Glisson, Guinan, Givan, Flinn, Caison, Gutman, Oliva, Govan

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Glisan Family Origin

Where is the Glisan family from?

Glisan Family Occupations

What did your Glisan ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Glisan. 30% of Glisan men worked as a Farmer

View Census data for Glisan | Data not to scale

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Carpenter
    24%
  • Laborer
    24%
  • Farming
    12%

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

Glisan Historical Records

What Glisan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 973 census records available for the last name Glisan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glisan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Glisan

Passenger List

There are 75 immigration records available for the last name Glisan. 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.

View all Glisan immigration records

Draft Card

There are 545 military records available for the last name Glisan. For the veterans among your Glisan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Glisan military records

You've only scratched the surface of Glisan family history.

Glisan Life Expectancy

What is the average Glisan lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Glisan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Glisan in 1963 was 73, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glisan

Famous Glisan Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name