Goerner Family History

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Goerner Name Meaning

habitational name from Görna in Saxony or Görne in Brandenburg. variant of Gerner.

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


Similar surnames: Gerner, Goenner, Gepner, Horner, Gernert, Dorner, Garner, Lerner

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Goerner Family Origin

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Goerner Family Occupations

What did your Goerner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goerner occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 18% of Goerner's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Dress Trimming and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goerner. A less common occupation for the Goerner family was Portrait Artist.

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  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Dress Trimming

    9%
  • Gardener

    9%
  • Portrait Artist

    9%

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

Goerner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goerner Life Expectancy

What is the average Goerner lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Goerner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Goerner in 1955 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goerner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goerner 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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