Gerting Family History

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Gerting Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Gerting Family Origin

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Gerting Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Engineer

    11%
  • Engineer Stmboat

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gerting family was Laborer. Farmer, Engineer and Engineer Stmboat were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerting. The most common Gerting occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Gerting's were Farmers.

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Gerting Historical Records

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Gerting Life Expectancy

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Famous Gerting Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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