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Gerner Family History

Gerner Name Meaning
English and German: variant of Garner 1.German: habitational name for someone from any of the five places in Bavaria called Gern.

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

56,565 Historical Documents with Gerner on Ancestry.com
22,664 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,665 Military Records
2,271 Immigration Records
11,014 Census and Voter Lists
16,951 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gerner Families

  • Number of Gerner families
     39 - 76
     14 - 38
     1 - 13
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Gerner families
     16 - 30
     6 - 15
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Gerner families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gerner census records

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Gerner Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Gerner families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Gerner Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Gerner families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Gerner

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Gerner Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Gerner census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Gerner ancestors, such as occupation.

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Gerner Civil War Service Records

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