Gaeth Family History

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Gaeth Name Meaning

North German (Gäth): from Middle Low German gade ‘fitting’, ‘suitable’, ‘stately’, probably a nickname for a compatible person.

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

Similar surnames: Gath, Paeth, Vath, Kath, Groth, Greth, Faith, Gast, Garth, Gaetz

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Gaeth Family Origin

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Gaeth Family Occupations

What did your Gaeth ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gaeth. 29% of Gaeth men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Gaeth women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gaeth were Bookkeeper and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Farm Laborer
  • Bookkeeper

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Teacher
  • Stenographer

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

Gaeth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gaeth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaeth 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 206 immigration records available for the last name Gaeth. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 258 military records available for the last name Gaeth. For the veterans among your Gaeth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaeth Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaeth lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Gaeth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Gaeth in 1964 was 87, and 80 in 2004.

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