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Gienger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from either of two places in Württemberg: Giengen (near Heidenheim) or Gingen (near Geislingen).

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


Similar surnames: Ginger, Genser, Enger, Wenger, Binger, Winger, Senger, Gerger, Wiener

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Gienger Family Origin

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Gienger Family Occupations

What did your Gienger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gienger. The most common Gienger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 86% of Gienger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    86%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gienger ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gienger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gienger Life Expectancy

What is the average Gienger lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Gienger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Gienger in 1958 was 30, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gienger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gienger 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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