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Gearl Family History

Gearl Name Meaning

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

2,253 Historical Documents with Gearl on Ancestry
615 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
104 Military Records
32 Immigration Records
794 Census and Voter Lists
708 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gearl Families

  • Number of Gearl families
     2 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Gearl families
     9 - 16
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Gearl last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gearl census records

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Gearl Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Gearl

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Gearl Family Occupations

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Gearl Civil War Service Records

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