Gerst Family History
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Gerst Name Meaning
German: metonymic occupational name for a grower of or dealer in barley, or possibly more generally for a farmer, from Middle High German gerste ‘barley’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Geist, Gerlt, Wurst, Geiss, Gerstle, Gast, Herdt, West, Oest, Hirst