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Gering Family Origin

Where is the Gering family from?

Gering Family Occupations

What did your Gering ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gering family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Gering occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Gering's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gering.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Gering Historical Records

What Gering family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Gering. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gering 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 Gering

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gering. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Gering. For the veterans among your Gering ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gering Life Expectancy

What is the average Gering lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Gering life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Gering in 1946 was 38, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gering

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gering 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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