Garnes Family History

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Garnes Name Meaning

Norwegian and English: variant spelling of Garness.

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

Similar surnames: Garness, Garney, Garner, Gaynes, Farnes, Karnes, Varnes, Barnes

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Garnes Family Origin

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Garnes Family Occupations

What did your Garnes ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Formerly General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Garnes. 3% of Garnes men worked as a Formerly General Labourer and 50% of Garnes women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Garnes were Agricultural Labourer and B Shop Assistant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Formerly General Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Agricultural Farm Forem
  • Agricultural Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • House Wife
  • Incapacitated
  • B Shop Assistant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Garnes Historical Records

What Garnes family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Garnes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garnes census 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Garnes. 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 Garnes. For the veterans among your Garnes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garnes Life Expectancy

What is the average Garnes lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Garnes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Garnes in 1952 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garnes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garnes 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.

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