Glock Family History

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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

What did your Glock ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glock. 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.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher

  • Cooper


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Glock Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Glock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glock 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Glock. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Glock. For the veterans among your Glock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glock Life Expectancy

What is the average Glock lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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