Gengler Family History

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Gengler Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a traveling merchant or buyer of coins, Middle High German gengeler.

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


Similar surnames: Dengler, Gensler, Hendler, Geiger, Hegler, Geigle, Gaugler, Geller

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Gengler Family Origin

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Gengler Family Occupations

What did your Gengler ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Tailor

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Tailor and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gengler. A less common occupation for the Gengler family was Farming. The most common Gengler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Gengler's were Farmers.

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Gengler Historical Records

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Gengler Life Expectancy

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