Gildemeister Family History

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Gildemeister Name Meaning

North German: occupational name for the head of a craft guild, Middle Low German gildemester ‘guild master’.

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


Similar surnames: Hagemeister, Hameister, Zinsmeister, Burmeister, Wehrmeister

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Gildemeister Family Origin

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Gildemeister Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Comm Mercht

    17%
  • Jeweler

    17%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Comm Mercht were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gildemeister. A less common occupation for the Gildemeister family was Jeweler. The most common Gildemeister occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Gildemeister's were Farmers.

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Gildemeister Historical Records

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Gildemeister Life Expectancy

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