Glista Family History

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Glista Name Meaning

Polish: nickname for someone who used to intrude himself everywhere, from glista ‘worm’, ‘earthworm’.

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

Similar surnames: Grist, Geist, Pliska, List, Glinka, Oliva, Glissman, Swistak, Cresta

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Glista Family Origin

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Glista Family Occupations

What did your Glista ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Glista. 50% of Glista men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Bartender
  • Gas Station Operator

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

Glista Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 385 census records available for the last name Glista. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glista 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 252 immigration records available for the last name Glista. 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 247 military records available for the last name Glista. For the veterans among your Glista ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glista Life Expectancy

What is the average Glista lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Glista life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Glista in 1962 was 74, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glista

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glista 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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