Ginther Family History

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Ginther Name Meaning

South German: variant of Günther (see Guenther).

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


Similar surnames: Ginter, Gunther, Guinther, Winther, Ginder, Ganther, Kinter, Gentner

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Ginther Family Origin

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Ginther Family Occupations

What did your Ginther ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ginther family was Blacksmith. The most common Ginther occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Ginther's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ginther.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Ginther Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ginther. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ginther 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Ginther. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Ginther. For the veterans among your Ginther ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ginther Life Expectancy

What is the average Ginther lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Ginther life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ginther in 1955 was 52, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ginther

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ginther 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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