Geralds Family History

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Geralds Name Meaning

Variant of or patronymic from English Gerald.

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


Similar surnames: Gerald, Jeralds, Herald, Gerads, Gerold, Grays, Gerrard, Grills

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Geralds Family Origin

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Geralds Family Occupations

What did your Geralds ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Geralds family was Cooper. The most common Geralds occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Geralds's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geralds.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Cooper

    6%

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Geralds Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Geralds. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Geralds 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Geralds. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Geralds. For the veterans among your Geralds ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Geralds Life Expectancy

What is the average Geralds lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Geralds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Geralds in 1946 was 25, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geralds

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geralds 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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