Gernert Family History

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Gernert Name Meaning

German: from a reduced form of the Germanic personal name Gernhard (see Gernhardt). English and German: variant of Gerner.

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


Similar surnames: Gerner, Garner, Herbert, Germer, Berner, Gellert, Garnett, Dehnert

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Gernert Family Origin

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Gernert Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeps House

    12%
  • Beer Saloon

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Gernert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Gernert's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gernert family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeps House and Beer Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gernert.

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Gernert Historical Records

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Gernert Life Expectancy

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