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Genesis Family History

Genesis Name Meaning

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

6,259 Historical Documents with Genesis on Ancestry.com
655 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
13 Military Records
20 Immigration Records
332 Census and Voter Lists
5,239 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Genesis Families

  • Number of Genesis families
     1
     1
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Genesis last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Genesis census records

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Genesis Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Genesis

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Genesis Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Genesis census records

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Military Service by Genesis

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