Gellert Family History

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Gellert Name Meaning

German: variant of Geller 2. German: from the Germanic personal name Gelhard, a cognate of the verb gelten ‘to sacrifice’, ‘to recompense’. Hungarian (Gellért): from a personal name composed of the Germanic elements gar, ger ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Geller, Willert, Helbert, Eilert, Ehlert, Heller, Geisert, Gilbert

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Gellert Family Origin

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Gellert Family Occupations

What did your Gellert ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, None and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gellert. 23% of Gellert men worked as a None and 38% of Gellert women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gellert were General Labourer Retired and Cashier Pcetine Palace

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • None
    23%
  • Bricklayer
    12%
  • Gar Mantle Improver
    12%
  • General Labourer Retired
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    38%
  • Private Means
    13%
  • Book Folder For Private
    7%
  • Cashier Pcetine Palace
    7%

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

Gellert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gellert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gellert 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gellert. 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 974 military records available for the last name Gellert. For the veterans among your Gellert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gellert Life Expectancy

What is the average Gellert lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Gellert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gellert in 1958 was 55, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gellert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gellert ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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