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Gerke Family Origin

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Gerke Family Occupations

What did your Gerke ancestors do for a living?

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  • Butler Dom Serv

    25%
  • Electro Plater & Gilder

    25%
  • Plasterer

    25%
  • Plasterer & Whitewasher

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gerke family was Plasterer & Whitewasher. Butler Dom Serv, Electro Plater & Gilder and Plasterer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerke. The most common Gerke occupation in the UK was Butler Dom Serv. 25% of Gerke's were Butler Dom Servs.

Source: Census data for Gerke | Data not to scale

Gerke Historical Records

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Gerke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Gerke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Gerke in 1942 was 37, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gerke

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