Gares Family History

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Gares Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin: possibly an altered form of German Görres, Gareis or Gareus, all reduced forms of the Latin personal name Gregorius (see Gregory).

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


Similar surnames: Gareis, Gores, Kares, Garis, Goeres, Bares, Gates, Garms, Mares

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Gares Family Origin

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Gares Family Occupations

What did your Gares ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gares family was Prop. Lumber Mill. The most common Gares occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Gares's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Dentist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gares.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Dentist

    7%
  • Prop. Lumber Mill

    7%

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Gares Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gares. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gares 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 Gares. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Gares. For the veterans among your Gares ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gares Life Expectancy

What is the average Gares lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gares life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Gares in 1963 was 83, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gares 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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