Ganske Family History

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Ganske Name Meaning

German: probably from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with gans, a cognate of German ganz ‘whole’ (as in Gansmar), or possibly related to gand ‘magic’. In northern Germany, it could be a variant of Gänsicke, a diminutive of Gans 1.

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


Similar surnames: Manske, Genske, Gange, Banse, Paske, Faske, Ganje, Gans, Tanke, Haske

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Ganske Family Origin

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Ganske Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Works In Rolling Mill

    13%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ganske family was Works In Rolling Mill. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ganske. The most common Ganske occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Ganske's were Farmers.

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Ganske Historical Records

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Ganske Life Expectancy

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