Gladd Name Meaning

English (possibly also Scandinavian): variant spelling of Glad.

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


Similar surnames: Glad, Goard, Egland, Gard, Glade, Gladen, Glave, Lady, Grand, Gladden

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Gladd Family Origin

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Gladd Family Occupations

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  • Clerk In Drug Store

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Mining Coal

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Gladd occupation in the USA was Clerk In Drug Store. 17% of Gladd's were Clerk In Drug Stores. Clerk In Drug Store, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gladd. A less common occupation for the Gladd family was Mining Coal.

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Gladd Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Gladd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Gladd in 1954 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gladd

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