Ganser Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Ganser Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a breeder or keeper of geese, from an agent derivative of Middle High German gans ‘goose’.

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


Similar surnames: Gander, Genser, Gaiser, Ganter, Ganster, Gasser, Manser, Gansen

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Ganser Family Origin

Where is the Ganser family from?

SHOW MORE

Ganser Family Occupations

What did your Ganser ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Artist Landscape Painter

    50%
  • Laundry Maid Domestic

    50%

In 1881, the most common Ganser occupation in the UK was Artist Landscape Painter. 50% of Ganser's were Artist Landscape Painters. Artist Landscape Painter and Laundry Maid Domestic were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ganser.

Source: Census data for Ganser | Data not to scale

Ganser Historical Records

What Ganser family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Ganser ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Ganser

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Ganser Life Expectancy

What is the average Ganser lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ganser 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Ganser Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Look up another name