Gex Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Gee, Ge, Rex, Jex, Lex, Bex, He, Wei, Gu, Gal

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Gex Family Origin

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Gex Family Occupations

What did your Gex ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Gex. 50% of Gex men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Laborer
    36%
  • Agent
    15%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gex Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gex. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gex census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 247 immigration records available for the last name Gex. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 274 military records available for the last name Gex. For the veterans among your Gex ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gex Life Expectancy

What is the average Gex lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Gex life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Gex in 1958 was 52, and 60 in 2004.

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