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Gerhart Family Origin

Where is the Gerhart family from?

Gerhart Family Occupations

What did your Gerhart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerhart. A less common occupation for the Gerhart family was Carpenter. The most common Gerhart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Gerhart's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Gerhart Historical Records

What Gerhart family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Gerhart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gerhart 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 Gerhart

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gerhart. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Gerhart. For the veterans among your Gerhart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gerhart Life Expectancy

What is the average Gerhart lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Gerhart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gerhart in 1949 was 40, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gerhart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gerhart 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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