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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

What did your Goellner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goellner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Goellner's were Farmers. 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.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Milk Dealer

    11%
  • Retail Grocer

    11%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Goellner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Goellner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goellner Life Expectancy

What is the average Goellner lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Goellner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Goellner in 1952 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goellner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goellner 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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