Gerberich Family History

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Gerberich Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Gerberich, composed of the Germanic elements gar, ger ‘spear’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Gerberding, Gerbracht, Gerrick, Herbert, Gerrits, Herdrich, Hemmerich

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Gerberich Family Origin

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Gerberich Family Occupations

What did your Gerberich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerberich. A less common occupation for the Gerberich family was Cashier In Bank. The most common Gerberich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Gerberich's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Cashier In Bank

    4%

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

Gerberich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gerberich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gerberich 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gerberich. 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 Gerberich. For the veterans among your Gerberich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gerberich Life Expectancy

What is the average Gerberich lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Gerberich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gerberich in 1960 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gerberich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gerberich 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.

Famous Gerberich Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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