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Gerhold Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of Old High German ger, gar ‘spear’ + wald ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Gerold, Berthold, Gerald, Germond, Herold, Arnold, Gerhardt, Herbold

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Gerhold Family Origin

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Gerhold Family Occupations

What did your Gerhold ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gerhold occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Gerhold's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerhold. A less common occupation for the Gerhold family was Bacon Dealer.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Cigar Maker

    7%
  • Bacon Dealer

    4%

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Gerhold Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gerhold ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Gerhold Life Expectancy

What is the average Gerhold lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, Gerhold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gerhold in 1959 was 55, and 87 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gerhold 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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