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Gagner Name Meaning

French: from gagneur ‘cultivator’, an agent derivative of Old French ga(i)gnier ‘to cultivate’ (see Gagne).

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


Similar surnames: Gagne, Garner, Gager, Wagner, Gage, Gagnier, Kasner, Lakner, Hafner

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Gagner Family Origin

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Gagner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gagner. A less common occupation for the Gagner family was Boot & Shoe Maker. The most common Gagner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Gagner's were Farmers.

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Gagner Historical Records

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Gagner Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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