Guttenberg Family History

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Guttenberg Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of various places, for example in Bavaria, called Guttenberg, from the weak dative case (originally used after a preposition and article) of Old High German guot ‘good’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. The shortening of the vowel in the first syllable is a feature found in various dialects of German. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German gut ‘good’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Wattenberg, Furstenberg, Gartenberg, Blumenberg, Rothenberg

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Guttenberg Family Origin

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Guttenberg Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    33%
  • Coml Traveller Boots & Shoes

    33%
  • Photographic Artist

    33%

In 1881, the most common Guttenberg occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Guttenberg's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker and Coml Traveller Boots & Shoes were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Guttenberg. A less common occupation for the Guttenberg family was Photographic Artist.

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Guttenberg Historical Records

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Guttenberg Life Expectancy

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