Glotfelty Family History

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Glotfelty Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swiss German Glattfelder (see Gladfelter).

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


Similar surnames: Glatfelter, Clotfelter, Clodfelter, Gladfelter, Coffelt, Felty

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Glotfelty Family Origin

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Glotfelty Family Occupations

What did your Glotfelty ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Glotfelty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Glotfelty's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glotfelty. A less common occupation for the Glotfelty family was Retired Farmer.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Retired Farmer

    8%

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Glotfelty Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Glotfelty Life Expectancy

What is the average Glotfelty lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Glotfelty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Glotfelty in 1951 was 44, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glotfelty

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glotfelty 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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