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Gerner Name Meaning

English and German: variant of Garner 1. German: habitational name for someone from any of the five places in Bavaria called Gern.

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


Similar surnames: Berner, Gepner, Garner, Lerner, Gernert, Ferner, Derner, Kerner

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Gerner Family Origin

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Gerner Family Occupations

What did your Gerner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gerner family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerner. The most common Gerner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Gerner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Gerner Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gerner ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Gerner Life Expectancy

What is the average Gerner lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, Gerner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Gerner in 1953 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gerner 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.

Famous Gerner Family

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