Glock Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German (Old High German glocka, apparently ultimately from a Celtic source), hence a topographic name for someone who lived by the bell tower of a church, a habitational name from a house distinguished by the sign of a bell, or a metonymic occupational name for a sexton (who among other duties was responsible for ringing the church bell) or a town crier (who used a handbell to draw attention).

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


Similar surnames: Klock, Lock, Flock, Block, Gluck, Rock, Stock, Plock, Hock, Plack

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Glock Family Origin

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Glock Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Cooper

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Glock family was Cooper. The most common Glock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Glock's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glock.

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Glock Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Glock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Glock in 1942 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glock

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