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Where is the Gahr family from?
You can see how Gahr families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gahr family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Gahr families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 31 Gahr families living in New Jersey. This was about 31% of all the recorded Gahr's in the USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Gahr families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gahr surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gahr. 22% of Gahr men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Gahr women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gahr were Clerk and Teacher.