Geren Name Meaning

Respelling of German Gehren, a variant of Gehr 1.

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


Similar surnames: Gere, Gergen, Garen, Gerten, Gerken, Geer, Gerfen, Gebben, Deren

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Geren Family Origin

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Geren Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Farmr

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Geren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Geren's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Geren family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Farmr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geren.

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Geren Historical Records

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Geren Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Geren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Geren in 1952 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geren

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