Glunz Family History

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Glunz Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German glunse ‘spark’, hence a nickname for someone with a lively intelligence or possibly an explosive temperament.

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

Similar surnames: Glunt, Lunz, Gluck, Glatz, Lenz, Grenz, Glantz, Lung, Grund, Lurz

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Glunz Family Origin

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Glunz Family Occupations

What did your Glunz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Glunz family was Saddlery And Hardware. Broom Maker, Milkman and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glunz. The most common Glunz occupation in the USA was Broom Maker. 13% of Glunz's were Broom Makers.

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  • Broom Maker

  • Milkman

  • Painter

  • Saddlery And Hardware


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

Glunz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Glunz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glunz 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 572 immigration records available for the last name Glunz. 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 307 military records available for the last name Glunz. For the veterans among your Glunz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glunz Life Expectancy

What is the average Glunz lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Glunz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Glunz in 1963 was 73, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glunz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glunz 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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