The distinguished surname Gildner is German in origin. It is derived from "Göldner," meaning "the gold worker," and was most likely first borne by a miner or a gold washer.
The surname Gildner was first found in Hessen, where the name was closely identified in the early period of history with the
society which would become prominent throughout Europe. The name would later emerge as an influential noble family, having many distinguished branches, and well known for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs.
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of this family name include: Guldner, Goldner, Gouldner, Geldner, Geltner, Giltner and many more.