Gaertner Family History

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Gaertner Name Meaning

German (Gärtner): see Gartner.

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

Similar surnames: Gertner, Gartner, Gertler, Gardner, Cartner, Gurtner, Gartley

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Gaertner Family Origin

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Gaertner Family Occupations

What did your Gaertner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaertner. A less common occupation for the Gaertner family was Bran Turner. The most common Gaertner occupation in the USA was Barber. 10% of Gaertner's were Barbers.

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  • Barber

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Bran Turner


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gaertner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gaertner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gaertner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaertner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gaertner. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Gaertner. For the veterans among your Gaertner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaertner Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaertner lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Gaertner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Gaertner in 1945 was 44, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaertner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaertner ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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