Geitner Family History

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Geitner Name Meaning

nickname from an agent derivative of Middle High German giuden ‘to boast or show off’. habitational name for someone from Geithain (earlier Geiden, Geidten) in Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Leitner, Heitner, Seiner, Gellner, Geisler, Fetner, Zeltner, Beisner

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Geitner Family Origin

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Geitner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Brewer

    11%
  • Coal Miner

    11%
  • Scrw Metal Mill

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Brewer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geitner. The most common Geitner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Geitner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Geitner family was Scrw Metal Mill.

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Geitner Historical Records

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Geitner Life Expectancy

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