Gerhold Family History

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Gerhold Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of Old High German ger, gar ‘spear’ + wald ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Gerold, Berthold, Gerald, Germond, Herold, Arnold, Gerhardt, Herbold

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Gerhold Family Origin

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Gerhold Family Occupations

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  • Baker Employing 1 Hand

    13%
  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Greengrocer

    13%
  • Master Baker

    13%

In 1881, Baker Employing 1 Hand, Cabinet Maker and Greengrocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerhold. The most common Gerhold occupation in the UK was Baker Employing 1 Hand. 13% of Gerhold's were Baker Employing 1 Hands. A less common occupation for the Gerhold family was Master Baker.

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Gerhold Historical Records

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Gerhold Life Expectancy

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