Gering Family History

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Gering Name Meaning

North German: variant of Gehring.

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

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Gering Family Origin

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Gering Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Cabinet Maker

    3%

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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Gering Historical Records

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Gering Life Expectancy

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