Gee Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced form of McGee, Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodha ‘son of Aodh’ (see McCoy). English: this is a common name in northern England, of uncertain origin. The existence of a patronymic form Geeson points to a personal name, but this has not been satisfactorily identified. It may in fact be the Irish or Scottish name in an English context. French (Gée): habitational name from any of several places called Gé or Gée, for example in Maine-et-Loire, derived from the Gallo-Roman domain name Gaiacum.

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

Similar surnames: Lee, Mee, Hee, Ge, Nee, Fee, Geer, Bee, Dee, Gere

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Gee Family Origin

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Gee Family Occupations

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In 1921, Labourer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Gee. 21% of Gee men worked as a Labourer and 19% of Gee women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gee were Laborer and Income

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
  • Farmer
  • Cook
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
  • Farmer
  • Teacher
  • Income

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Passenger List

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Gee Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Gee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Gee in 1941 was 24, and 75 in 2004.

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