Garen Family History

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Garen Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Geeren (see Geer).

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

Similar surnames: Garren, Galen, Garven, Geren, Gagen, Garey, Gaden, Gales, Harben

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Garen Family Origin

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Garen Family Occupations

What did your Garen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Garen occupation in the UK was General Laborer. 100% of Garen's were General Laborers.

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  • General Laborer


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Garen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Garen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garencensus records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 752 immigration records available for the last name Garen. 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 545 military records available for the last name Garen. For the veterans among your Garen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garen Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Garen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Garen in 1963 was 80, and 93 in 2004.

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