Gloeckner Family History

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Gloeckner Name Meaning

German (Glöckner): occupational name for a bell-ringer or sexton, Middle High German glockenære. See also Glockner.

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


Similar surnames: Glockner, Kloeckner, Goehner, Hoecker, Brueckner, Flecker, Goellner

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Gloeckner Family Origin

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Gloeckner Family Occupations

What did your Gloeckner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gloeckner occupation in the USA was Butcher. 18% of Gloeckner's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Gloeckner family was Bookkeeper In Bowery. Butcher, Baker and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gloeckner.

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  • Butcher

    18%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Bookkeeper In Bowery

    6%

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

Gloeckner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gloeckner Life Expectancy

What is the average Gloeckner lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gloeckner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Gloeckner in 1962 was 72, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gloeckner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gloeckner 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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