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Glasscock Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Glascote near Tamworth in Staffordshire, named from Old English glæs ‘glass’ + cot ‘hut’, ‘shelter’; it was probably once a site inhabited by a glass blower. Welsh: habitational name from Glascoed in Monmouthshire (Gwent), named from Welsh glas ‘gray’, ‘green’ + coed ‘wood’. This name is also found in Ireland and may also have been brought to the U.S. from there.

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


Similar surnames: Glasgow, Glascock, Laycock, Gladstone, Peacock, Glasson, Glock

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Glasscock Family Origin

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Glasscock Family Occupations

What did your Glasscock ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Bricklayer, Gardener and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glasscock. The most common Glasscock occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 4% of Glasscock's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Glasscock family was Agricultural Labourer.

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  • Bricklayer

    4%
  • Gardener

    4%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

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

Glasscock Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Glasscock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glasscock 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Glasscock. 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 Glasscock. For the veterans among your Glasscock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glasscock Life Expectancy

What is the average Glasscock lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Glasscock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Glasscock in 1943 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glasscock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glasscock 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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