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Gerner Name Meaning

English and German: variant of Garner 1. German: habitational name for someone from any of the five places in Bavaria called Gern.

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


Similar surnames: Berner, Gepner, Garner, Lerner, Gernert, Ferner, Derner, Kerner

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Gerner Family Origin

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Gerner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerner. A less common occupation for the Gerner family was Carpenter. The most common Gerner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Gerner's were Farmers.

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Gerner Historical Records

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Gerner Life Expectancy

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