Giltner Family History

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Giltner Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a maker or seller of wooden buckets, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German gilte ‘wooden bucket’.

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


Similar surnames: Zeltner, Kistner, Gartner, Gellner, Mildner, Gilster, Guldner

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Giltner Family Origin

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Giltner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Giltner family was Laborer. The most common Giltner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Giltner's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Giltner.

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Giltner Historical Records

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Giltner Life Expectancy

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