Glod Family History

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Glod Name Meaning

Polish (Glód): from glód ‘hunger’, possibly applied as a nickname for someone who was very thin or, ironically, for someone who was excessively fat. German: probably from a Germanic personal name composed with Old High German (h)lut ‘clear’, ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Glos, Gold, Good, Glad, Gelo, Glow, Rod, Klos, Hood, Goos

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Glod Family Origin

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Glod Family Occupations

What did your Glod ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Clerk In Store and Tinsmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Glod. The most common Glod occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 50% of Glod's were Clerk In Stores.

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  • Clerk In Store

    50%
  • Tinsmith

    50%

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

Glod Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Glod Life Expectancy

What is the average Glod lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Glod life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Glod in 1963 was 71, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glod

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glod 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.

Famous Glod Family

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