Gaer Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Geier.

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


Similar surnames: Gaber, Gamer, Baer, Ber, Nager, Oder, Garb, Galer, Gayer, Geer

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Gaer Family Origin

Where is the Gaer family from?

SHOW MORE

Gaer Family Occupations

What did your Gaer ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    63%
  • Custom House

    13%
  • Day Laborer

    13%
  • Farming

    13%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Gaer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Gaer's were Farmers. Farmer, Custom House and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaer. A less common occupation for the Gaer family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Gaer | Data not to scale

Gaer Historical Records

What Gaer family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gaer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Gaer

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Gaer Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaer lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaer 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Gaer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gaer in 1951 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaer

Famous Gaer Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Look up another name