Glatt Family History

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Glatt Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and South German: nickname from Yiddish and Middle High German glat (modern German glatt) ‘smooth’, ‘sleek’.

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


Similar surnames: Glatz, Blatt, Platt, Latt, Gatt, Last, Platz, Gast, Plate, Klatt

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Glatt Family Origin

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Glatt Family Occupations

What did your Glatt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Glatt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Glatt's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glatt. A less common occupation for the Glatt family was Druggist.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Druggist

    5%

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

Glatt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Glatt Life Expectancy

What is the average Glatt lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Glatt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Glatt in 1963 was 77, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glatt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glatt 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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