Gunter Family History

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Gunter Name Meaning

German (also Gunther, Günt(h)er) and English: from the Germanic personal name Gunter (Old French Gontier), composed of the elements gund ‘battle’ + hari, heri ‘army’.

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


Similar surnames: Gunner, Ganter, Gonter, Gunder, Gotter, Gunther, Getter, Grater

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Gunter Family Origin

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Gunter Family Occupations

What did your Gunter ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Student

    12%
  • Farmer Son

    3%
  • Son

    3%

In 1881, the most common Gunter occupation in Canada was Farmer. 62% of Gunter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gunter family was Son. Farmer, Student and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gunter.

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Gunter Historical Records

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Gunter Life Expectancy

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