Gantert Family History

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Gantert Name Meaning

in the north from a Germanic personal name Ganthas, of uncertain origin, or a nickname from Middle Low German ganter ‘gander’. in the south probably an occupational name for an auctioneer, from Middle High German gant ‘court-ordered auctioneer’, or a topographic name from Middle High German (originally Romansch) gant ‘scree’, in all cases with excrescent -t.

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


Similar surnames: Ganter, Gander, Panter, Ganster, Kanter, Hastert, Bankert, Gaubert

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Gantert Family Origin

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Gantert Family Occupations

What did your Gantert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gantert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Gantert's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gantert family was Laborer. Farmer, Furniture Dealer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gantert.

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Furniture Dealer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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Gantert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gantert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gantert 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 Gantert. 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 Gantert. For the veterans among your Gantert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gantert Life Expectancy

What is the average Gantert lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gantert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Gantert in 1963 was 81, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gantert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gantert 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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