Gensler Family History

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Gensler Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: variant of Ganser. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a breeder of geese, from an agent derivative of German Gans ‘goose’.

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

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Gensler Family Origin

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Gensler Family Occupations

What did your Gensler ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Gensler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Gensler's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gensler. A less common occupation for the Gensler family was Laborer.

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Gensler Historical Records

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Gensler Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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