Geron Name Meaning

French: from the personal name Gero, Gerone, a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with gar, ger ‘spear’, ‘lance’, as for example Gérard (see Gerard).

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


Similar surnames: Gero, Gerou, Peron, Heron, German, Garon, Beron, Garin, Gerwin, Geen

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Geron Family Origin

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Geron Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    50%
  • Carrage Maker

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Geron family was Farmer. Labourer, Carrage Maker and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geron. The most common Geron occupation in Canada was Labourer. 50% of Geron's were Labourers.

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Geron Historical Records

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Geron Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Geron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Geron in 1944 was 28, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geron

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