occupational name for a glass blower or glazier.
Early Origins of the Glaeser family
Prussia, where bearers of the name Glaeser held a family seat.
Early History of the Glaeser family
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Glaeser Spelling Variations
Westphalia. German names are characterized by additions such as regional suffixes and phrases that tell something about the origin or background of its original bearer. Further contributing to the variation in German names was the fact that there were no spelling rules in medieval times: scribes recorded names according to their sound. The recorded spelling variations of Glaeser include Glaeser, Glasser, Glaesser, Glazer, Glasse and many more.
Early Notables of the Glaeser family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Glaeser family to the New World and Oceana
The state of Prussia was a great influence on the shape of modern Germany. After the Second World War, Prussia's land was divided among the Soviet Union, Poland, East Germany and West Germany and the state was abolished. Some Prussians remained in those countries after the war, while many others migrated to North America in search of a new start. Philadelphia was their primary point of entry to the United States, after which many of them moved on to Ohio, Texas, Illinois, California, New York, and Maryland. A large number of Prussians also migrated to Ontario and the prairie provinces as United Empire Loyalists. Analysis of immigration records has shown some of the first Glaesers to arrive in North America, and among them were: Dietrich Glaser, who came to America with his wife and three children in 1709; Johann Glaser came to Canada in 1783; Gottlieb Glaser came to Texas in 1854..
Contemporary Notables of the name Glaeser (post 1700)
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