Gehrmann Family History

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Gehrmann Name Meaning

North German: variant of Gehr.

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


Similar surnames: Behrmann, Germann, Rehmann, Bermann, Beermann, Germain, Lehrman

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Gehrmann Family Origin

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Gehrmann Family Occupations

What did your Gehrmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Works In Lock Shop and Laborer In Iron Plate were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gehrmann. A less common occupation for the Gehrmann family was Minister. The most common Gehrmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Gehrmann's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Works In Lock Shop

    18%
  • Laborer In Iron Plate

    9%
  • Minister

    9%

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

Gehrmann Historical Records

What Gehrmann family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gehrmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gehrmann 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gehrmann. 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 Gehrmann. For the veterans among your Gehrmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gehrmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Gehrmann lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gehrmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gehrmann in 1963 was 70, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gehrmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gehrmann 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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