Genzer Family History

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Genzer Name Meaning

German: occupational name of Slavic origin, from Sorbian gjancar ‘potter’. Jewish (easern Ashkenazic): occupational name from Yiddish gendzer ‘goose dealer’.

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

Similar surnames: Genser, Geier, Tenzer, Denzer, Ganzer, Netzer, Geiger, Gunner, Penner

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Genzer Family Origin

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Genzer Family Occupations

What did your Genzer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Confectioner cake Maker and Domestic Help were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Genzer. 34% of Genzer men worked as a Confectioner cake Maker and 50% of Genzer women worked as a Domestic Help. Some less common occupations for Americans named Genzer were Stationer and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Confectioner cake Maker
  • Senior Examiner H M Patent Office
  • Stationer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Help
  • Unpaid Domestic

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

Genzer Historical Records

What Genzer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Genzer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Genzer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Genzer

Passenger List

There are 264 immigration records available for the last name Genzer. 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 180 military records available for the last name Genzer. For the veterans among your Genzer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Genzer Life Expectancy

What is the average Genzer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Genzer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Genzer in 1963 was 75, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Genzer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Genzer 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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