Gertler Family History

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Gertler Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Gürtler (see Gurtler) or, in some instances, of Gärtner (see Gartner).

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


Similar surnames: Gertner, Guertler, Gurtler, Gurtner, Gettler, Gartley, Geller

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Gertler Family Origin

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Gertler Family Occupations

What did your Gertler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Clerk and Iron Worker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gertler. A less common occupation for the Gertler family was Molder. The most common Gertler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Gertler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Clerk

    10%
  • Iron Worker

    10%
  • Molder

    10%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gertler ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gertler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gertler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gertler 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gertler. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gertler. For the veterans among your Gertler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gertler Life Expectancy

What is the average Gertler lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Gertler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gertler in 1960 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gertler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gertler 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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