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Gerner Name Meaning

English and German: variant of Garner 1. German: habitational name for someone from any of the five places in Bavaria called Gern.

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


Similar surnames: Berner, Gepner, Garner, Lerner, Gernert, Ferner, Derner, Kerner

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Gerner Family Origin

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Gerner Family Occupations

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  • Carrier

    14%
  • Cooper

    14%
  • Grocer

    14%
  • Groom

    14%

In 1881, the most common Gerner occupation in the UK was Carrier. 14% of Gerner's were Carriers. Carrier, Cooper and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerner. A less common occupation for the Gerner family was Groom.

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Gerner Historical Records

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Gerner Life Expectancy

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Famous Gerner Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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