Gutknecht Family History

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Gutknecht Name Meaning

Swiss German and German: status name for a page of noble birth (Middle High German guot kneht). The name has been Americanized as Goodknecht, Goodknight, Goodnight, and Goodnite.

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

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Gutknecht Family Origin

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Gutknecht Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Bookkeeper

    6%
  • Farm Work

    6%

In 1880, the most common Gutknecht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gutknecht's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gutknecht family was Farm Work. Farmer, Baker and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gutknecht.

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Gutknecht Historical Records

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Gutknecht Life Expectancy

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Famous Gutknecht Family

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