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Gerhardt Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ger, gar ‘spear’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Gebhardt, Gerard, Eberhardt, Ehrhardt, Gernhardt, Leonhardt, Gothard

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Gerhardt Family Origin

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Gerhardt Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    18%
  • Clerk

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Farmer & Fisherman

    9%

In 1881, the most common Gerhardt occupation in Canada was Going To School. 18% of Gerhardt's were Going To Schools. Going To School, Clerk and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerhardt. A less common occupation for the Gerhardt family was Farmer & Fisherman.

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Gerhardt Historical Records

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Gerhardt Life Expectancy

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