Gensler Family History

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Gensler Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: variant of Ganser. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a breeder of geese, from an agent derivative of German Gans ‘goose’.

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


Similar surnames: Genser, Geisler, Gengler, Gensemer, Kensler, Geiser, Meisler, Gessler

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Gensler Family Origin

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Gensler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gensler. The most common Gensler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Gensler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gensler family was Laborer.

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Gensler Historical Records

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Gensler Life Expectancy

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