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Gerhard Family Origin

Where is the Gerhard family from?

Gerhard Family Occupations

What did your Gerhard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerhard. The most common Gerhard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Gerhard's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gerhard family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Gerhard Historical Records

What Gerhard family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gerhard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gerhard 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 Gerhard

Passenger List

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

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Gerhard Life Expectancy

What is the average Gerhard lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Gerhard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Gerhard in 1947 was 48, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gerhard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gerhard 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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