Gerndt Family History

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Gerndt Name Meaning

German: from a reduced form of the Germanic personal name Gernot, composed of the elements ger, gar ‘spear’ + not ‘battle’, ‘skirmish’.

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


Similar surnames: Gerwig, Arndt, Goerdt, Gernert, Gerlt, Gerdts, Gindt, Bendt, Herdt

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Gerndt Family Origin

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Gerndt Family Occupations

What did your Gerndt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gerndt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Gerndt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gerndt family was Nurse. Farmer, Butcher (Prop'R) and Minister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerndt.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Butcher (Prop'R)

    13%
  • Minister

    13%
  • Nurse

    13%

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Gerndt Historical Records

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

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Gerndt Life Expectancy

What is the average Gerndt lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, Gerndt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Gerndt in 1963 was 86, and 61 in 2004.

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