Gene Name Meaning

French: from a reduced form of the personal name Eugène (see Eugene).

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


Similar surnames: Genet, Gee, Gere, Geno, Rene, Bene, Genn, Gent, Lee, Sens

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Gene Family Origin

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Gene Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Mason

    17%
  • Keeping House

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gene. A less common occupation for the Gene family was Keeping House. The most common Gene occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Gene's were Farmers.

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Gene Historical Records

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Gene Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Gene life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gene in 1963 was 70, and 58 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gene

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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