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Gingerich Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swiss German Güngerich (see Gingrich).

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


Similar surnames: Gingrich, Gingery, Giegerich, Giger, Jindrich, Gerich, Genrich

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Gingerich Family Origin

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Gingerich Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Watchman

    7%

In 1881, the most common Gingerich occupation in Canada was Farmer. 73% of Gingerich's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gingerich. A less common occupation for the Gingerich family was Watchman.

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Gingerich Historical Records

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Gingerich Life Expectancy

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