Glomb Family History

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Glomb Name Meaning

Polish: variant of Glab (see Glab). This name is also established in German-speaking lands.

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

Similar surnames: Golomb, Glab, Glos, Grom, Glaab, Goeb, Glod, Blom, Loeb, Gloss

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Glomb Family Origin

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Glomb Family Occupations

What did your Glomb ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Glomb. 14% of Glomb men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Glomb women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Glomb were Labor and Bean Picker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Machinist
  • Farmer
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housekeeper
  • Maid
  • Bean Picker

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

Glomb Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Glomb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glomb 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 705 immigration records available for the last name Glomb. 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 517 military records available for the last name Glomb. For the veterans among your Glomb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glomb Life Expectancy

What is the average Glomb lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Glomb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Glomb in 1958 was 31, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glomb 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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