Gene Family History

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Gene Name Meaning

French: from a reduced form of the personal name Eugène (see Eugene).

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

Similar surnames: Genet, Gee, Gere, Geno, Rene, Bene, Genn, Gent, Lee, Sens

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Gene Family Origin

Where is the Gene family from?

Gene Family Occupations

What did your Gene ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gene occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Gene's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Gene Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gene. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gene 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 716 immigration records available for the last name Gene. 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 Gene. For the veterans among your Gene ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gene Life Expectancy

What is the average Gene lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gene life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gene in 1963 was 70, and 58 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gene 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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