Glennon Family History

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Glennon Name Meaning

Irish (Leinster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Leannáin ‘son of Leannán’, a byname from leann ‘cloak’.

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

Similar surnames: Lennon, Glendon, Clennon, Gannon, Grennan, Gleason, Kennon, Lennox

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Glennon Family Origin

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Glennon Family Occupations

What did your Glennon ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Glennon. 4% of Glennon men worked as a Builders Labourer and 40% of Glennon women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Glennon were Plasterer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Incapacitated
  • Plasterer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Household Duties
  • Housewife

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

Glennon Historical Records

What Glennon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Glennon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glennon 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Glennon. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Glennon. For the veterans among your Glennon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glennon Life Expectancy

What is the average Glennon lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Glennon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Glennon in 1950 was 35, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glennon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glennon 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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