Goehner Family History

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Goehner Name Meaning

Swiss and German (Göhner): probably an occupational name for a tub maker, from Middle High German gon ‘vat’, ‘tub’, ‘container for liquids’.

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

Similar surnames: Soehner, Boehner, Zehner, Johner, Goldner, Boehmer, Lehner, Goenner

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Goehner Family Origin

Where is the Goehner family from?

Goehner Family Occupations

What did your Goehner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Batcher Girl were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Goehner. 13% of Goehner men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Goehner women worked as a Batcher Girl. Some less common occupations for Americans named Goehner were Partner and House Wife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Helper
  • Partner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Batcher Girl
  • Film Carpentor
  • Finishing Department
  • House Wife

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

Goehner Historical Records

What Goehner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Goehner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goehner 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 232 immigration records available for the last name Goehner. 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 245 military records available for the last name Goehner. For the veterans among your Goehner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goehner Life Expectancy

What is the average Goehner lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Goehner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Goehner in 1955 was 70, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goehner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goehner 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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