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Gautney Family History

Gautney Name Meaning
English: variant of Gaultney. The surname is not found in the U.K.; in the U.S., it is found chiefly in AL. adm; 1881 British census has 0; UK 0.

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

12,281 Historical Documents with Gautney on Ancestry
2,824 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
476 Military Records
31 Immigration Records
1,740 Census and Voter Lists
7,210 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gautney Families

  • Number of Gautney families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Gautney families
     11 - 20
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Gautney last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gautney census records

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Gautney Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Gautney

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Gautney Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Gautney census records

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Gautney Civil War Service Records

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