Glinsky Family History

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Glinsky Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of numerous villages in Ukraine and Belarus named with Eastern Slavic glina ‘clay’.

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

Similar surnames: Glinski, Gilinsky, Minsky, Galinski, Lansky, Belinsky, Dolinsky

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Glinsky Family Origin

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Glinsky Family Occupations

What did your Glinsky ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Glinsky. 20% of Glinsky men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Glinsky women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Glinsky were Carpenter and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Proprietor
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Operator Beanstician
  • Packer

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

Glinsky Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 966 census records available for the last name Glinsky. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glinsky 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 393 immigration records available for the last name Glinsky. 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 296 military records available for the last name Glinsky. For the veterans among your Glinsky ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glinsky Life Expectancy

What is the average Glinsky lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Glinsky life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Glinsky in 1960 was 65, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glinsky 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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