Garnsey Family History

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Garnsey Name Meaning

Norman habitational name for someone from Germisay in Haut-Marne, France. habitational name from Guernsey in the Channel Islands.

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


Similar surnames: Guernsey, Darney, Marney, Gurney, Arney, Varney, Gansen, Turney

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Garnsey Family Origin

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Garnsey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Labourer

    25%
  • Garmer

    25%

In 1881, Farmer and Farm Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Garnsey. The most common Garnsey occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Garnsey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Garnsey family was Garmer.

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Garnsey Historical Records

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Garnsey Life Expectancy

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