Glough Family History

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Glough Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Lough, Slough, Plough, Clough, Gough, Blough, Brough, Hough, Louth

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Glough Family Origin

Where is the Glough family from?

Glough Family Occupations

What did your Glough ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Glough occupation in the UK was Cotton Mill Manager. 100% of Glough's were Cotton Mill Managers.

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  • Cotton Mill Manager


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

Glough Historical Records

What Glough family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 229 census records available for the last name Glough. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glough 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 84 immigration records available for the last name Glough. 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 32 military records available for the last name Glough. For the veterans among your Glough ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glough Life Expectancy

What is the average Glough lifespan?

Average Glough life expectancy in 2004 was 59 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glough

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glough 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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