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Girten Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Gerten. Possibly a respelling of English Girton.

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


Similar surnames: Gerten, Garren, Girton, Geren, Virden, Girman, Parten, Porten, Sarten

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Girten Family Origin

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Girten Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Druggist Clerk

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Girten. A less common occupation for the Girten family was Druggist Clerk. The most common Girten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Girten's were Farmers.

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Girten Life Expectancy

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