Genthner Family History

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Genthner Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a cooper, a South German variant of Ganter 2.

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


Similar surnames: Gentner, Gantner, Guenthner, Genther, Benner, Genter, Zentner

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Genthner Family Origin

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Genthner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Ship Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Genthner family was Ship Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Genthner. The most common Genthner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Genthner's were Farmers.

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Genthner Historical Records

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Genthner Life Expectancy

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