Glawson Family History

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Glawson Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of North German Klausen or Klassen, patronymics from the personal name Klaus.

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


Similar surnames: Clawson, Glosson, Gladson, Aslakson, Ganson, Clayson, Glanton

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Glawson Family Origin

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Glawson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    23%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Domestic Servt

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Glawson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Glawson's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glawson. A less common occupation for the Glawson family was Domestic Servt.

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Glawson Historical Records

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Glawson Life Expectancy

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