Glor Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Gloor.

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


Similar surnames: Glore, Gloe, Gloor, Flor, Glos, Lor, Glow, Grof, Goy, Gaar

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Glor Family Origin

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Glor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Cooper

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Barber

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Cooper and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glor. The most common Glor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Glor's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Glor family was Barber.

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Glor Historical Records

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Glor Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Glor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Glor in 1957 was 72, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glor

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