Garringer Family History

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Garringer Name Meaning

German: probably an altered spelling of Geringer or Gehringer.

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

Similar surnames: Garinger, Gerringer, Garlinger, Carringer, Harriger, Barringer

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Garringer Family Origin

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Garringer Family Occupations

What did your Garringer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Garringer family was Butcher. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garringer. The most common Garringer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Garringer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • At Home

  • Butcher


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

Garringer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Garringer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garringer 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 92 immigration records available for the last name Garringer. 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 749 military records available for the last name Garringer. For the veterans among your Garringer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garringer Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Garringer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Garringer in 1962 was 42, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garringer 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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