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Glaze is a name that was formed by the Anglo-Saxon society of old Britain. The name was thought to have been used for someone who once worked as a person who worked as a glazier. The surname was originally derived from the Old English word glaes, which described a person who manufactured glass objects.

Glaze Early Origins



The surname Glaze was first found in Yorkshire where they held a family seat from very early times.

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Glaze Spelling Variations


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Glaze Spelling Variations



Until the dictionary, an invention of only the last few hundred years, the English language lacked any comprehensive system of spelling rules. Consequently, spelling variations in names are frequently found in early Anglo-Saxon and later Anglo-Norman documents. One person's name was often spelled several different ways over a lifetime. The recorded variations of Glaze include Glazier, Glazer, Glasier and others.

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Glaze Early History


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Glaze Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Glaze research. Another 257 words (18 lines of text) covering the year 1379 is included under the topic Early Glaze History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Glaze Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Glaze Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Glaze Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Glaze In Ireland


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Glaze In Ireland



Some of the Glaze family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 119 words (8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Thousands of English families boarded ships sailing to the New World in the hope of escaping the unrest found in England at this time. Although the search for opportunity and freedom from persecution abroad took the lives of many because of the cramped conditions and unsanitary nature of the vessels, the opportunity perceived in the growing colonies of North America beckoned. Many of the settlers who survived the journey went on to make important contributions to the transplanted cultures of their adopted countries. The Glaze were among these contributors, for they have been located in early North American records:

Glaze Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • William Glaze, aged 33, landed in New York in 1812
  • Frances Glaze, aged 21, who settled in America, in 1895
  • John Glaze, aged 58, who emigrated to the United States, in 1895
  • Marguerite Glaze, aged 28, who emigrated to America from Southampton, in 1897
  • Paul Glaze, aged 37, who emigrated to the United States from Southampton, in 1897

Glaze Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Martha L Glaze, aged 39, who landed in America from Bury, England, in 1907
  • Lewis Glaze, aged 24, who landed in America from Wesnesbury, England, in 1907
  • Horace Glaze, aged 31, who emigrated to the United States from England, in 1907
  • Annie Glaze, aged 11, who landed in America from Bury, England, in 1907
  • George I. Glaze, aged 51, who landed in America, in 1909
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Glaze Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century

  • Eliza Glaze, aged 34, who settled in Vancouver, B. c., in 1913

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Contemporary Notables of the name Glaze (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Glaze (post 1700)



  • Andrew Glaze (1920-2016), American poet, playwright and novelist
  • Terrence Lee Glaze (b. 1964), singer most well known for his work in American heavy metal band Pantera
  • Daniel Ralph Glaze (1882-1968), American pitcher in Major League Baseball
  • Isaac Glaze, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1876
  • Edward S. Glaze, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1912
  • E. F. Glaze, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 9th District, 1926; Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1928
  • Bob D. Glaze, American Democrat politician, Member of Texas State House of Representatives 5th District; Elected 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000; Defeated, 2002, 2004
  • Peter Glaze (1924-1983), English comedian

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
    2. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
    3. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
    4. Ingram, Rev. James. Translator Anglo-Saxon Chronicle 1823. Print.
    5. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    6. Leeson, Francis L. Dictionary of British Peerages. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-1121-5).
    7. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
    8. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    9. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    10. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
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    The Glaze Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Glaze Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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