Garing Family History

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Garing Name Meaning

German: possibly an altered spelling of German Gähring, a variant of Gehring.

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

Similar surnames: Gering, Haring, Gearing, Garinger, Aring, Gohring, Gring, Nearing

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Garing Family Origin

Where is the Garing family from?

Garing Family Occupations

What did your Garing ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Saloon Keeper and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garing. The most common Garing occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Garing's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Garing family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Garing Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Garing. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garing census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 438 immigration records available for the last name Garing. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 648 military records available for the last name Garing. For the veterans among your Garing ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garing Life Expectancy

What is the average Garing lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Garing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Garing in 1953 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garing

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garing ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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