Gierach Family History

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Gierach Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of the Germanic personal name Gero, formed with gar, ger ‘spear’, ‘lance’, under Slavic influence.

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


Similar surnames: Giersch, Gerlach, Gerich, Hersch, Gersch, Dersch, Eirich, Diedrich

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Gierach Family Origin

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Gierach Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Retired Farmer

    14%
  • Saloon Keeper

    14%

In 1880, Farmer and Retired Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gierach. The most common Gierach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Gierach's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gierach family was Saloon Keeper.

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Gierach Historical Records

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Gierach Life Expectancy

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