Gansz Family History

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Gansz Name Meaning

German: variant of Gans.

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


Similar surnames: Ganz, Gans, Gantz, Ganske, Lanz, Bantz, Rantz, Gaetz, Genz, Mantz

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Gansz Family Origin

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Gansz Family Occupations

What did your Gansz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gansz family was Bottler. Farmer, At Home and Backery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gansz. The most common Gansz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Gansz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • At Home

    11%
  • Backery

    11%
  • Bottler

    11%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Gansz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gansz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gansz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Gansz

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gansz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Gansz. For the veterans among your Gansz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gansz Life Expectancy

What is the average Gansz lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Gansz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gansz in 1963 was 60, and 94 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gansz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gansz 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.

Famous Gansz Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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