Ginter Family History

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Ginter Name Meaning

German and Polish: variant of Günther (see Guenther). Respelling of Ginther.

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


Similar surnames: Ginther, Ginder, Kinter, Ganter, Genter, Pinter, Gunter, Kinder

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Ginter Family Origin

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Ginter Family Occupations

What did your Ginter ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ginter. The most common Ginter occupation in Canada was Farmer. 47% of Ginter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ginter family was Fabourer.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Going To School

    27%
  • Servant

    13%
  • Fabourer

    7%

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

Ginter Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ginter Life Expectancy

What is the average Ginter lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Ginter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Ginter in 1943 was 35, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ginter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ginter 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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