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Gerland Family Origin

Where is the Gerland family from?

Gerland Family Occupations

What did your Gerland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gerland family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerland. The most common Gerland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Gerland's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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

Gerland Historical Records

What Gerland family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gerland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gerland 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 Gerland

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gerland. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gerland. For the veterans among your Gerland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gerland Life Expectancy

What is the average Gerland lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Gerland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gerland in 1959 was 49, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gerland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gerland 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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