Glackin Family History

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Glackin Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Glacáin, based on a diminutive of glac ‘grasp’.

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

Similar surnames: Larkin, Glavin, Lackie, Mackin, Haskin, Slavin, Galvin, Mcmackin

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Glackin Family Origin

Where is the Glackin family from?

Glackin Family Occupations

What did your Glackin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Glackin occupation in the UK was Labourer. 33% of Glackin's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Glackin family was Salt Boiler. Labourer and Labourer Chemical Work were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Glackin.

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  • Labourer

  • Labourer Chemical Work

  • Salt Boiler


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

Glackin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Glackin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glackin 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 998 immigration records available for the last name Glackin. 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 802 military records available for the last name Glackin. For the veterans among your Glackin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glackin Life Expectancy

What is the average Glackin lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Glackin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Glackin in 1951 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glackin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glackin 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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