Guinther Family History

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Guinther Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Guenther.

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

Similar surnames: Ginther, Gunther, Guentner, Winther, Ginter, Guenther, Kinter

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Guinther Family Origin

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Guinther Family Occupations

What did your Guinther ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Guinther occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Guinther's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Guinther family was Boot & Shoe Maker. Farmer, Engineer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guinther.

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  • Farmer

  • Engineer

  • Blacksmith

  • Boot & Shoe Maker


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Guinther Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Guinther Life Expectancy

What is the average Guinther lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Guinther life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Guinther in 1952 was 63, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guinther

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guinther 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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