Gerding Family History

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Gerding Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the personal name Gerd, reduced form of Gerhardt.

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

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Gerding Family Origin

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Gerding Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerding. The most common Gerding occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Gerding's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gerding family was Keeping House.

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Gerding Historical Records

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Gerding Life Expectancy

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