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Gernert Family History

Gernert Name Meaning
German: from a reduced form of the Germanic personal name Gernhard (see Gernhardt).English and German: variant of Gerner.

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

14,743 Historical Documents with Gernert on Ancestry.com
3,391 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,883 Military Records
456 Immigration Records
2,851 Census and Voter Lists
6,162 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gernert Families

  • Number of Gernert families
     34 - 65
     12 - 33
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Gernert families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Gernert last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gernert census records

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Gernert Family Origin

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Gernert Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Gernert

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Gernert Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Gernert census records

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Gernert Civil War Service Records

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