Gehrmann Family History

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Gehrmann Name Meaning

North German: variant of Gehr.

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


Similar surnames: Behrmann, Germann, Rehmann, Bermann, Beermann, Germain, Lehrman

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Gehrmann Family Origin

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Gehrmann Family Occupations

What did your Gehrmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gehrmann. 9% of Gehrmann men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Gehrmann women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gehrmann were Painter and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    9%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Machinist
    7%
  • Painter
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    17%
  • Clerical
    5%
  • Comptometer Operator
    5%
  • Cook
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gehrmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gehrmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gehrmann 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gehrmann. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Gehrmann. For the veterans among your Gehrmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gehrmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Gehrmann lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gehrmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gehrmann in 1963 was 70, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gehrmann

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