Gmeiner Family History

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Gmeiner Name Meaning

South German and Austrian: from a nickname from Middle High German gemein(d)er ‘co-owner’, ‘partner in a debt’, ‘companion’.

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

Similar surnames: Greiner, Seiner, Geiger, Zeiner, Greiser, Goehner, Geiler, Geiser

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Gmeiner Family Origin

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Gmeiner Family Occupations

What did your Gmeiner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Laborer and Retail Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gmeiner. The most common Gmeiner occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 20% of Gmeiner's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Gmeiner family was Tin Smith.

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  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Retail Grocer

  • Tin Smith


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Gmeiner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gmeiner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gmeiner 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 457 immigration records available for the last name Gmeiner. 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 Gmeiner. For the veterans among your Gmeiner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gmeiner Life Expectancy

What is the average Gmeiner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Gmeiner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gmeiner in 1963 was 83, and 92 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gmeiner

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