Gladu Name Meaning

French Canadian: variant of Gladieux.

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


Similar surnames: Gladue, Glaude, Goddu, Gladd, Glanz, Lau, Gau, Glave, Gladin, Grado

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Gladu Family Origin

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Gladu Family Occupations

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  • Wks. Cotton Mill

    50%
  • Cattle Butcher

    25%
  • Housekeeping

    8%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Gladu occupation in the USA was Wks. Cotton Mill. 50% of Gladu's were Wks. Cotton Mills. Wks. Cotton Mill, Cattle Butcher and Housekeeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gladu. A less common occupation for the Gladu family was Works In Cotton Mill.

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Gladu Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Gladu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Gladu in 1956 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gladu

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