Gerdts Family History

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Gerdts Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the personal name Gerdt, reduced form of Gerhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Gerdes, Goerdt, Gerndt, Gertz, Aerts, Herdt, Gerth, Gerrits, Gerlt

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Gerdts Family Origin

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Gerdts Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Grocer

    20%
  • Book Keeper

    10%
  • Keeps Saloon

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Gerdts occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Gerdts's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gerdts family was Keeps Saloon. Farmer, Grocer and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerdts.

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Gerdts Life Expectancy

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