Gaier Name Meaning

South German and Austrian form of Geyer. German: occupational name for a forest warden, from a derivative of Slavic gaj ‘grove’.

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


Similar surnames: Geier, Gaiser, Hayer, Gauer, Gier, Gager, Gaber, Lier, Laier, Gabel

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Gaier Family Origin

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Gaier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Gaier occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Gaier's were Farmers.

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Gaier Historical Records

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Gaier Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Gaier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Gaier in 1962 was 73, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaier

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