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Gerstel Family Origin

Where is the Gerstel family from?

Gerstel Family Occupations

What did your Gerstel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Beer Driver and Carriage Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerstel. The most common Gerstel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Gerstel's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Gerstel family was Confectioner.

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Beer Driver

    13%
  • Carriage Painter

    13%
  • Confectioner

    13%

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

Gerstel Historical Records

What Gerstel family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Gerstel Life Expectancy

What is the average Gerstel lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Gerstel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Gerstel in 1956 was 62, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gerstel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gerstel 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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