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Gergen Name Meaning

German: from a variant of the personal name Georg (see George).

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


Similar surnames: Gergel, Goergen, Georgen, Bergen, Gerken, Gerten, Gerfen, Jerge

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Gergen Family Origin

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Gergen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • At Home

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gergen. The most common Gergen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Gergen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gergen family was At Home.

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Gergen Historical Records

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Gergen Life Expectancy

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Famous Gergen Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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