Gerig Name Meaning

German: variant of Gehrig.

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


Similar surnames: Gehrig, Gerik, Gering, Weig, Gerg, Garis, Herbig, Ferdig, Redig

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Gerig Family Origin

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Gerig Family Occupations

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  • Gardener

    33%
  • Seamster

    33%
  • Woolen Warper

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gerig family was Woolen Warper. The most common Gerig occupation in the UK was Gardener. 33% of Gerig's were Gardeners. Gardener and Seamster were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gerig.

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Gerig Historical Records

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Gerig Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Gerig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gerig in 1961 was 29, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gerig

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