Guggisberg Family History

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Guggisberg Name Meaning

Swiss German and South German: habitational name from a place named with gugge ‘cuckoo’ or ‘toad’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. According to some, gug may be an old word meaning ‘swamp’ and South German guggi ‘toad’ a derivative of it.

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


Similar surnames: Kreisberg, Guttenberg, Grossberg, Risberg, Heiberg, Kleinberg, Ulberg

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Guggisberg Family Origin

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Guggisberg Family Occupations

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  • Furniture Manufact.

    33%
  • Furniture Mfr

    33%
  • Furniture Mfr.

    33%

In 1881, the most common Guggisberg occupation in Canada was Furniture Manufact.. 33% of Guggisberg's were Furniture Manufact.s. Furniture Manufact. and Furniture Mfr were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Guggisberg. A less common occupation for the Guggisberg family was Furniture Mfr..

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Guggisberg Historical Records

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Guggisberg Life Expectancy

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