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Gordner Name Meaning

Variant of Swiss and German Gortner (see Gortney). Perhaps also a variant of English Gardner.

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


Similar surnames: Gorder, Goldner, Goodner, Bordner, Gardner, Golder, Orner, Borner

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Gordner Family Origin

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Gordner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1880, the most common Gordner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Gordner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gordner family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gordner.

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Gordner Historical Records

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Gordner Life Expectancy

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