Guenin Family History

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Guenin Name Meaning

French (Guénin): from a derivative of Guêne, from the Germanic personal name Wano, a pet form of a compound name formed with wan meaning ‘hope’, ‘expectation’.

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

Similar surnames: Guerin, Guin, Gutkin, Huenink, Guertin, Genin, Huguenin, Kunin, Gunn

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Guenin Family Origin

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Guenin Family Occupations

What did your Guenin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Julerstore were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guenin. A less common occupation for the Guenin family was Lumber Inspector. The most common Guenin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Guenin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Julerstore

  • Lumber Inspector


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

Guenin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Guenin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guenin 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 279 immigration records available for the last name Guenin. 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 199 military records available for the last name Guenin. For the veterans among your Guenin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guenin Life Expectancy

What is the average Guenin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2002, in the United States, Guenin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Guenin in 1963 was 52, and 74 in 2002.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guenin 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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