Guenin Family History

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Guenin Name Meaning

French (Guénin): from a derivative of Guêne, from the Germanic personal name Wano, a pet form of a compound name formed with wan meaning ‘hope’, ‘expectation’.

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


Similar surnames: Guerin, Guin, Gutkin, Huenink, Guertin, Genin, Huguenin, Kunin, Gunn

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Guenin Family Origin

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Guenin Family Occupations

What did your Guenin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Watchmaker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Guenin. 40% of Guenin men worked as a Watchmaker and 43% of Guenin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Guenin were Window Cleaner and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Watchmaker
    40%
  • Master Mariner (retired)
    20%
  • None
    20%
  • Window Cleaner
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    43%
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
    29%
  • Fancy Trimmings
    15%
  • Private Means
    15%

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

Guenin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Guenin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guenin 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 279 immigration records available for the last name Guenin. 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 199 military records available for the last name Guenin. For the veterans among your Guenin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guenin Life Expectancy

What is the average Guenin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2002, in the United States, Guenin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Guenin in 1963 was 52, and 74 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guenin

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