Gerg Name Meaning

German: from a dialect form of the personal name Georg.

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


Similar surnames: Gera, Georg, Gere, Gero, Berg, Gery, Gerl, Jerge, Gerk, Gell

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Gerg Family Origin

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Gerg Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    43%
  • Cigar Maker

    14%
  • Cooper

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Gerg occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 43% of Gerg's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Gerg family was Laborer. Blacksmith, Cigar Maker and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerg.

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Gerg Historical Records

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Gerg Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Gerg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Gerg in 1962 was 59, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gerg

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