Gerde Family History

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Gerde Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Gerdes, or a habitational name from a place near Hannover named Gerden.

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

Similar surnames: Garde, Gjerde, Gere, Zerbe, Gerwe, Berge, Eide, Goede, Heide, Herd

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Gerde Family Origin

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Gerde Family Occupations

What did your Gerde ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boiler Fireman and Unpaid Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gerde.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boiler Fireman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic

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

Gerde Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gerde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gerde 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 403 immigration records available for the last name Gerde. 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 393 military records available for the last name Gerde. For the veterans among your Gerde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gerde Life Expectancy

What is the average Gerde lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Gerde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Gerde in 1953 was 78, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gerde

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gerde 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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