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

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Dentist

    7%
  • Prop. Lumber Mill

    7%

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

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Gares Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gares

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