Gerren Family History

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Gerren Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered form of English Gerrans, a habitational name from Gironde (Gascony) or a patronymic from an Old French personal name, Gerin, of Germanic origin.

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


Similar surnames: Gerten, Gerfen, Gerken, Warren, Ferren, Herren, Perrin, Geron, Gergen

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Gerren Family Origin

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Gerren Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Brass Mill

    14%
  • Dyer

    14%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Brass Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerren. A less common occupation for the Gerren family was Dyer. The most common Gerren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Gerren's were Farmers.

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Gerren Historical Records

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Gerren Life Expectancy

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