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Glover Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker or seller of gloves, Middle English glovere, an agent noun from Old English glof ‘glove’.

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


Similar surnames: Gover, Grover, Lever, Loder, Lovern, Gooder, Graver, Clower, Slover

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Glover Family Origin

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Glover Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Labourer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Glover occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Glover's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glover. A less common occupation for the Glover family was Laborer.

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Glover Historical Records

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Glover Life Expectancy

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