Gerardi Family History

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Gerardi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic from the Germanic personal name Gerardo (see Gerard).

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

Similar surnames: Gerardo, Ierardi, Girardi, Gerard, Gilardi, Gherardi, Berardi

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Gerardi Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Gerardi name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Gerardi. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • France


  • Germanic Europe


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Gerardi Family Origin

Where is the Gerardi family from?

Gerardi Family Occupations

What did your Gerardi ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gerardi family was Hotel Keeper. The most common Gerardi occupation in the USA was Cook. 20% of Gerardi's were Cooks. Cook, Farmer and Harpiest were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerardi.

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  • Cook

  • Farmer

  • Harpiest

  • Hotel Keeper


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

Gerardi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gerardi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gerardi 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Gerardi. 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 Gerardi. For the veterans among your Gerardi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gerardi Life Expectancy

What is the average Gerardi lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Gerardi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gerardi in 1941 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gerardi

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gerardi 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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