Guider Family History

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Guider Name Meaning

Irish (Tipperary and mid-Ulster): unexplained. It may be a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giodaire, from giodar ‘haste’. Probably an Americanized spelling of South German Geider, a nickname for a braggart, Middle High German giuder. Compare Geitner.

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

Similar surnames: Guier, Guiler, Reider, Feider, Guiney, Guile, Guire, Gier, Gaiser

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Guider Family Origin

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Guider Family Occupations

What did your Guider ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Guider occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Guider's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Guider family was Locksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guider.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Locksmith


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

Guider Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Guider. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guider 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 380 immigration records available for the last name Guider. 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 794 military records available for the last name Guider. For the veterans among your Guider ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guider Life Expectancy

What is the average Guider lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Guider life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Guider in 1960 was 22, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guider 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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