Gunzenhauser Family History

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Gunzenhauser Name Meaning

German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from either of two places named Gunzenhausen, one in Württemberg and the other in Bavaria.

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

Similar surnames: Niederhauser, Bettenhausen, Gunner, Frankhauser, Holzhauser

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Gunzenhauser Family Origin

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Gunzenhauser Family Occupations

What did your Gunzenhauser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gunzenhauser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Gunzenhauser's were Farmers. Farmer, Real Estate and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gunzenhauser. A less common occupation for the Gunzenhauser family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

  • Real Estate

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Tailor


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

Gunzenhauser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gunzenhauser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gunzenhauser 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 463 immigration records available for the last name Gunzenhauser. 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 402 military records available for the last name Gunzenhauser. For the veterans among your Gunzenhauser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gunzenhauser Life Expectancy

What is the average Gunzenhauser lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Gunzenhauser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Gunzenhauser in 1963 was 82, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gunzenhauser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gunzenhauser 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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