Guier Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Geier. Possibly an altered spelling of French Guyet, from a pet form of Guy.

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


Similar surnames: Guyer, Guider, Guiler, Guire, Gunner, Gaver, Gaier, Guiher, Gier

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Guier Family Origin

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Guier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Beef Butcher

    4%
  • Black Smith

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Guier family was Butcher. Farmer, Beef Butcher and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guier. The most common Guier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Guier's were Farmers.

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Guier Historical Records

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Guier Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Guier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1941. The average life expectancy for Guier in 1941 was 108, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guier

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