Goellner Family History

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Goellner Name Meaning

German (Göllner): occupational name for someone who worked with gold (a refiner, jeweler, or gilder), from an agent derivative of Old High German gold ‘gold’.

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


Similar surnames: Gellner, Goldner, Toellner, Koellner, Zoellner, Wellner, Mollner

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Goellner Family Origin

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Goellner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Milk Dealer

    11%
  • Retail Grocer

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Milk Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goellner. A less common occupation for the Goellner family was Retail Grocer. The most common Goellner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Goellner's were Farmers.

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Goellner Historical Records

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Goellner Life Expectancy

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