Glendinning Family History

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Glendinning Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Glendenning.

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

Similar surnames: Glendening, Clendenning, Glendenning, Clendening, Clendennen

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Glendinning Family Origin

Where is the Glendinning family from?

Glendinning Family Occupations

What did your Glendinning ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Shepherd and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glendinning. A less common occupation for the Glendinning family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Glendinning occupation in the UK was Farmer. 7% of Glendinning's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Shepherd

  • Coal Miner

  • Agricultural Labourer


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

Glendinning Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Glendinning. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glendinning 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Glendinning. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Glendinning. For the veterans among your Glendinning ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glendinning Life Expectancy

What is the average Glendinning lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Glendinning life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Glendinning in 1960 was 57, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glendinning

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glendinning 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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