Glowa Family History

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Glowa Name Meaning

Polish (Glowa): nickname from Polish glowa ‘head’.

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

Similar surnames: Glow, Sloma, Gola, Plona, Glawe, Glaza, Slota, Sliwa, Glos, Glod

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Glowa Family Origin

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Glowa Family Occupations

What did your Glowa ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Glowa. 64% of Glowa men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Farmers Son
  • Fireman
  • Fisherman

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Maid

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

Glowa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Glowa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glowa 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 507 immigration records available for the last name Glowa. 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 276 military records available for the last name Glowa. For the veterans among your Glowa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glowa Life Expectancy

What is the average Glowa lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Glowa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Glowa in 1952 was 58, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glowa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glowa 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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