Goerdt Family History

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Goerdt Name Meaning

German (Gördt): variant and reduced form of the Germanic personal name Gerhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Herdt, Gerndt, Gerdts, Goede, Govert, Gobert, Goeres, Gerlt, Cords

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Goerdt Family Origin

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Goerdt Family Occupations

What did your Goerdt ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teaching were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Goerdt. 45% of Goerdt men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Goerdt women worked as a Teaching. Some less common occupations for Americans named Goerdt were Farming and Diskwasher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    45%
  • Business Agent
    6%
  • Farm Laborer
    6%
  • Farming
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teaching
    17%
  • Apertment House Manager Sales
    9%
  • Clerk
    9%
  • Diskwasher
    9%

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

Goerdt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 568 census records available for the last name Goerdt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goerdt 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 29 immigration records available for the last name Goerdt. 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 104 military records available for the last name Goerdt. For the veterans among your Goerdt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goerdt Life Expectancy

What is the average Goerdt lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2002, in the United States, Goerdt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Goerdt in 1963 was 77, and 48 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goerdt

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