Gerig Name Meaning

German: variant of Gehrig.

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


Similar surnames: Gehrig, Gerik, Gering, Weig, Gerg, Garis, Herbig, Ferdig, Redig

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Gerig Family Origin

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Gerig Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Dairy

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gerig family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Dairy were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerig. The most common Gerig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Gerig's were Farmers.

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Gerig Historical Records

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Gerig Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Gerig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gerig in 1961 was 29, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gerig

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