Gartner Family History
Gartner Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) (also Gärtner): occupational name for a gardener or vintner from an agent derivative of Middle High German garte ‘enclosure garden’. This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine) and in Slovenia (see 2 below). Compare Gaertner and Gardner . Slovenian: of German origin (see 1 above). In North America this surname may also be an altered form of the Slovenized variant Gartnar.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press