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Gardner Name Meaning

English: reduced form of Gardener. Probably a translated form of German Gärtner (see Gartner).

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


Similar surnames: Garner, Gardener, Gartner, Warner, Gordner, Gardiner, Gertner

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Gardner Family Origin

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Gardner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gardner. A less common occupation for the Gardner family was Coal Miner. The most common Gardner occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Gardner's were Farmers.

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Gardner Historical Records

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Gardner Life Expectancy

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Famous Gardner Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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