Glasheen Family History

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Glasheen Name Meaning

Irish (Munster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Glaisín, based on a diminutive of glas ‘green’, ‘blue’, ‘gray’. Compare Gleason.

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


Similar surnames: Sheen, Glascoe, Gheen, Glasson, Glaspey, Glisson, Lasher, Klassen

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Glasheen Family Origin

Where is the Glasheen family from?

Glasheen Family Occupations

What did your Glasheen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Glasheen occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 33% of Glasheen's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Glasheen family was Rigger (...). Agricultural Labourer and Masons Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Glasheen.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    33%
  • Masons Labourer

    33%
  • Rigger (...)

    33%

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

Glasheen Historical Records

What Glasheen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Glasheen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glasheen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Glasheen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Glasheen. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Glasheen. For the veterans among your Glasheen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glasheen Life Expectancy

What is the average Glasheen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Glasheen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Glasheen in 1963 was 78, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glasheen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glasheen 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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