Gladis Family History

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Gladis Name Meaning

German: of Slavic origin (see Gladish), or a dialect variant of Claudius, the name of a 7th-century archbishop of Besançon.

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

Similar surnames: Gladish, Garis, Ladig, Glas, Lais, Glaus, Blades, Langs, Lois, Glass

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Gladis Family Origin

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Gladis Family Occupations

What did your Gladis ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Packer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gladis. 14% of Gladis men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Gladis women worked as a Packer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gladis were Clerk and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Packer
  • Box Maker
  • Cleaner
  • Clerk

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

Gladis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gladis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gladis 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 454 immigration records available for the last name Gladis. 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 501 military records available for the last name Gladis. For the veterans among your Gladis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gladis Life Expectancy

What is the average Gladis lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gladis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gladis in 1955 was 52, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gladis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gladis 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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