Garlock Family History

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Garlock Name Meaning

Jewish (American): Americanized form of Gorelik. Americanized spelling of German Gerlach or the North German form Garlach.

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

Similar surnames: Garlick, Carlock, Narlock, Gerlock, Krock, Cearlock, Gunlock, Gavlick

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Garlock Family Origin

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Garlock Family Occupations

What did your Garlock ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Iron Turner and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Garlock. The most common Garlock occupation in the UK was Iron Turner. 50% of Garlock's were Iron Turners.

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  • Iron Turner

  • Tailor


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

Garlock Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Garlock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garlock 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 771 immigration records available for the last name Garlock. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Garlock. For the veterans among your Garlock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garlock Life Expectancy

What is the average Garlock lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Garlock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Garlock in 1954 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garlock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garlock 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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