Gansemer Family History

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Gansemer Name Meaning

German: variant of Gensemer, which is probably a variant of Genzmer, or a reduced form of Gansheimer (see Gensheimer). Most occurrences are in IA and NE.

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

Similar surnames: Gensemer, Ganske, Gasper, Griesemer, Gardener, Ransier, Anderer

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Gansemer Family Origin

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Gansemer Family Occupations

What did your Gansemer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gansemer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Gansemer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Gansemer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 605 census records available for the last name Gansemer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gansemer 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 19 immigration records available for the last name Gansemer. 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 59 military records available for the last name Gansemer. For the veterans among your Gansemer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gansemer Life Expectancy

What is the average Gansemer lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Gansemer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Gansemer in 1964 was 66, and 84 in 2004.

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