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Gehlert Family Origin

Where is the Gehlert family from?

Gehlert Family Occupations

What did your Gehlert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gehlert occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 17% of Gehlert's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Gehlert family was Laborer. Blacksmith, Clerk In Store and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gehlert.

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  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Clerk In Store

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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

Gehlert Historical Records

What Gehlert family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gehlert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gehlert census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Gehlert

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gehlert. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gehlert. For the veterans among your Gehlert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gehlert Life Expectancy

What is the average Gehlert lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2003, in the United States, Gehlert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Gehlert in 1946 was 38, and 89 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gehlert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gehlert 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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