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Gjers Family History

Gjers Name Meaning

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

1,352 Historical Documents with Gjers on Ancestry.com
743 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
22 Military Records
32 Immigration Records
48 Census and Voter Lists
507 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gjers Families

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

Gjers census records

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Gjers Family Origin

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Gjers Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Gjers families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Gjers

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Gjers Family Occupations

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gjers ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestors social and economic status.

Military Service by Gjers

Did the Gjerses fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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