Gingrich Family History

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Gingrich Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Güngerich, from a Germanic personal name formed with gund ‘battle’ + ric ‘power(ful)’.

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

Similar surnames: Gingerich, Goldrich, Dietrich, Goodrich, Weinrich, Zipprich, Willrich

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Gingrich Family Origin

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Gingrich Family Occupations

What did your Gingrich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gingrich. 17% of Gingrich men worked as a Farmer and 6% of Gingrich women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gingrich were Carpenter and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Clerk
  • Housekeeper
  • Stenographer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gingrich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Gingrich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gingrich 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 839 immigration records available for the last name Gingrich. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Gingrich. For the veterans among your Gingrich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gingrich Life Expectancy

What is the average Gingrich lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Gingrich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Gingrich in 1951 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gingrich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gingrich 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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