Gehret Family History

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Gehret Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: from a reduced form of the personal name Gerhard (see Gerhardt) or possibly Gerold (see Gerhold).

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


Similar surnames: Gehrt, Ehret, Gehr, Gere, Gerlt, Genet, Zehren, Gerst, Gehler, Ehren

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Gehret Family Origin

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Gehret Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Works In Ore Mine

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gehret family was Works In Ore Mine. The most common Gehret occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Gehret's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gehret.

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Gehret Historical Records

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Gehret Life Expectancy

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