Gire Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Gaier or Geyer.

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


Similar surnames: Hire, Guire, Gere, Hime, Gerl, Giere, Girt, Fire, Gipe, Wirz

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Gire Family Origin

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Gire Family Occupations

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  • Hairdresser

    50%
  • Shoe Shop Keeper

    50%

In 1881, the most common Gire occupation in the UK was Hairdresser. 50% of Gire's were Hairdressers. Hairdresser and Shoe Shop Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gire.

Source: Census data for Gire | Data not to scale

Gire Historical Records

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Gire Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Gire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gire in 1956 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gire

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