Glazebrook Family History

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Glazebrook Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire, named from the Glaze Brook, the stream on which it stands (a British name, from Welsh glas ‘gray’, ‘green’, ‘blue’) + Old English broc ‘stream’. The surname is also common in Devon, where it probably derives from a place by a stream similarly named, a small tributary of the Avon.

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


Similar surnames: Lashbrook, Claybrook, Glasscock, Seabrook, Holbrook, Benbrook

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Glazebrook Family Origin

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Glazebrook Family Occupations

What did your Glazebrook ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Glazebrook. 22% of Glazebrook men worked as a General Labourer and 73% of Glazebrook women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Glazebrook were Bread Baker and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    22%
  • Builders Labourer
    14%
  • Pea Nut Vendor
    14%
  • Bread Baker
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    73%
  • Housewife
    6%
  • Incapacitated
    4%
  • Private Means
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Glazebrook Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Glazebrook. 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 Glazebrook. For the veterans among your Glazebrook ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glazebrook Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Glazebrook life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Glazebrook in 1954 was 71, and 66 in 2004.

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