Gauntlett Family History

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Gauntlett Name Meaning

English: unexplained; perhaps a diminutive of Gaunt.

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


Similar surnames: Garnett, Gullett, Pallett, Gaunt, Plunkett, Catlett, Gannett, Gauntt

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Gauntlett Family Origin

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Gauntlett Family Occupations

What did your Gauntlett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gauntlett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Gauntlett's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gauntlett family was Huxter. Farmer, Blacksmith and Clerk In Boot & Shoe House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gauntlett.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Clerk In Boot & Shoe House

    11%
  • Huxter

    11%

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

Gauntlett Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gauntlett Life Expectancy

What is the average Gauntlett lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Gauntlett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gauntlett in 1964 was 72, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gauntlett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gauntlett 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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