Gehlhausen Family History

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Gehlhausen Name Meaning

German: probably a habitational name, from a place or farm named with Gehl ‘wet lowland’ + -hausen ‘at the houses’.

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


Similar surnames: Muehlhausen, Gelhaus, Wellhausen, Ohlhauser, Leithauser, Bernhagen

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Gehlhausen Family Origin

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Gehlhausen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Farming

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Gehlhausen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Gehlhausen's were Farmers. Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gehlhausen. A less common occupation for the Gehlhausen family was Farming.

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Gehlhausen Historical Records

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Gehlhausen Life Expectancy

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