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Glotzer Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname from Yiddish glotser ‘gaper’. German: probably a nickname from Middle High German glotzen ‘to stare’. German: possibly a variant of Glatzer.

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


Similar surnames: Lotter, Glatzer, Klotz, Meltzer, Glazer, Notter, Seltzer, Blitzer

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Glotzer Family Origin

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Glotzer Family Occupations

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Glotzer Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Glotzer. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Glotzer. For the veterans among your Glotzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glotzer Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Glotzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Glotzer in 1963 was 82, and 81 in 2004.

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