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 1921, Carder and Mine were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Glod. 50% of Glod men worked as a Carder

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Carder
  • Music

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Mine

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

Glod Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 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 754 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 485 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.

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