Gershen Family History

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Gershen Name Meaning

Jewish (Eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Gershon.

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

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Gershen Family Origin

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Gershen Family Occupations

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  • Granier

    100%

In 1880, the most common Gershen occupation in the USA was Granier. 100% of Gershen's were Graniers.

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Gershen Historical Records

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Gershen Life Expectancy

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