Giersch Family History

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Giersch Name Meaning

German: from the female personal name Gerusch or Gerisch, pet forms of Gertrud (see Trude), with the Slavic suffix -usch or -isch.

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


Similar surnames: Gierach, Gerich, Hersch, Dersch, Liebsch, Gierke, Hirsch, Gesch

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Giersch Family Origin

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Giersch Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Lock Filer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Giersch family was Carpenter. Farmer and Lock Filer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Giersch. The most common Giersch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Giersch's were Farmers.

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Giersch Historical Records

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Giersch Life Expectancy

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