Gloria Family History

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Gloria Name Meaning

Spanish, Italian, Portuguese (Glória), and French (Brittany and Provence): metronymic from the female personal name Gloria. according to Morlet, an occupational nickname for a singer, from ‘Gloria in excelsis Deo’, part of the mass.

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

Similar surnames: Floria, Flora, Florio, Florian, D'oria, Florida, Loris, Loria, Golia

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Gloria Family Origin

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Gloria Family Occupations

What did your Gloria ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gloria occupation in the USA was Baker. 13% of Gloria's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Gloria family was General Servant. Baker, Farmer and Fortune Teller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gloria.

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  • Baker

  • Farmer

  • Fortune Teller

  • General Servant


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

Gloria Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gloria. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gloria 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Gloria. 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 733 military records available for the last name Gloria. For the veterans among your Gloria ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gloria Life Expectancy

What is the average Gloria lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Gloria life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Gloria in 1949 was 53, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gloria

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gloria 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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