Gerring Family History

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Gerring Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an altered form of German Gehring.

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


Similar surnames: Gervin, Gehring, Gerren, Gerding, Gerling, Gearing, Gering, Hearing

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Gerring Family Origin

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Gerring Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, the most common Gerring occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Gerring's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerring. A less common occupation for the Gerring family was Farming.

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Gerring Historical Records

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Gerring Life Expectancy

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