Garnes Family History

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Garnes Name Meaning

Norwegian and English: variant spelling of Garness.

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


Similar surnames: Garness, Garney, Garner, Gaynes, Farnes, Karnes, Varnes, Barnes

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Garnes Family Origin

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Garnes Family Occupations

What did your Garnes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Garnes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Garnes's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garnes. A less common occupation for the Garnes family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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Garnes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Garnes Life Expectancy

What is the average Garnes lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Garnes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Garnes in 1952 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garnes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garnes 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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