Gire Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Gaier or Geyer.

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

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Gire Family Origin

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Gire Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • At Home

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gire. A less common occupation for the Gire family was Farming. The most common Gire occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Gire's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Gire | Data not to scale

Gire Historical Records

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Gire Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Gire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gire in 1956 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gire

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