Gundlach Family History

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Gundlach Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name, a compound of gund ‘battle’ + lach ‘jousting’, ‘jumping in battle’.

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


Similar surnames: Gundling, Gerlach, Gundry, Gundel, Gundy, Goldrich, Gunsch, Gehlbach

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Gundlach Family Origin

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Gundlach Family Occupations

What did your Gundlach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Glass Blower were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gundlach. The most common Gundlach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Gundlach's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gundlach family was Butcher.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Glass Blower

    4%
  • Butcher

    3%

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

Gundlach Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gundlach Life Expectancy

What is the average Gundlach lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Gundlach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Gundlach in 1942 was 31, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gundlach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gundlach 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.

Famous Gundlach Family

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