Gloden Family History

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Gloden Name Meaning

German (Glöden): variant of Glod. North German: probably a metonymic occupational name for a blacksmith, from Middle Low German glode ‘iron’, ‘tongs’.

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

Similar surnames: Gloede, Loder, Boden, Godel, Godden, Glade, Laden, Grode, Groden

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Gloden Family Origin

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Gloden Family Occupations

What did your Gloden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Clergyman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gloden. The most common Gloden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Gloden's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Clergyman


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

Gloden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gloden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gloden 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 243 immigration records available for the last name Gloden. 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 310 military records available for the last name Gloden. For the veterans among your Gloden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gloden Life Expectancy

What is the average Gloden lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gloden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gloden in 1963 was 80, and 100 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gloden 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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