Gerhartz Family History

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Gerhartz Name Meaning

German: patronymic from the personal name Gerhardt.

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

Similar surnames: Gerhart, Gerhardt, Gerardi, Gerhard, Gebhardt, Ehart, Gierhart

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Gerhartz Family Origin

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Gerhartz Family Occupations

What did your Gerhartz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gerhartz. A less common occupation for the Gerhartz family was Keeping House. The most common Gerhartz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gerhartz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Gerhartz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 692 census records available for the last name Gerhartz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gerhartz 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 122 immigration records available for the last name Gerhartz. 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 286 military records available for the last name Gerhartz. For the veterans among your Gerhartz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gerhartz Life Expectancy

What is the average Gerhartz lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gerhartz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gerhartz in 1963 was 80, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gerhartz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gerhartz 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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