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Gantner Family History

Gantner Name Meaning
South German and Swiss German: variant of Ganter 1 and 2.

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

23,635 Historical Documents with Gantner on Ancestry.com
10,020 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,125 Military Records
881 Immigration Records
3,784 Census and Voter Lists
7,825 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gantner Families

  • Number of Gantner families
     14 - 25
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Gantner families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Gantner last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gantner census records

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Gantner Family Origin

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Gantner Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Gantner

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Gantner Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Gantner census records

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Gantner Civil War Service Records

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