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Glockner Name Meaning

German (also Glöckner): topographic, habitational, or occupational name, from an agent derivative of Middle High German glocke, glogge ‘bell’ (see Glock). In some parts of Germany, Glockner is the usual term for a sexton. Compare Kirchner, Mesner, and Oppermann.

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


Similar surnames: Gloeckner, Kloeckner, Glock, Locker, Lockyer, Rocker, Blocker

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Glockner Family Origin

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Glockner Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Teamster

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glockner. A less common occupation for the Glockner family was Carpenter. The most common Glockner occupation in the USA was Laborer. 15% of Glockner's were Laborers.

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Glockner Historical Records

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Glockner Life Expectancy

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