Ghrist Family History

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Ghrist Name Meaning

French and English: perhaps a variant of Christ.

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


Similar surnames: Christ, Grise, Griest, Haist, Grist, Chriss, Chrisp, Crist, Garis

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Ghrist Family Origin

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Ghrist Family Occupations

What did your Ghrist ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ghrist family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ghrist. The most common Ghrist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Ghrist's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Brick Mason

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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

Ghrist Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ghrist. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ghrist census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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

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Ghrist Life Expectancy

What is the average Ghrist lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Ghrist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Ghrist in 1950 was 29, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ghrist

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ghrist 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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