First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Gehling

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Alt. Meaning

G is for genial, a pleasing personality.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

H is for handy, the helpful you.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

I is for immaculate, keeping it tidy

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

G is for generous, your giving nature.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Gehling

Bill was born on April 12th, 1951. Bill is also known as William; Kevin..


Keith Gehling is a soccer player for the Washington Huskies men's soccer, Rockhurst University, Wichita Wings, California Sunshine, New York Eagles, Carolina Lightnin', and Oklahoma City Slickers. Keith was born on January 24th, 1956 in Granite City, Illinois.


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Popularity of Gehling as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Gehling U.S.
  White 96.91% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.85% 16.26%

Of Last Name Gehling

People with the last name Gehling are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Gehling

  • How Popular is the name Gehling? As a last name Gehling was the 34,835th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Gehling first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Gehling is Tuesday, June 17th, 1969.
  • How unique is the name Gehling? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Gehling. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Gehling: Your name in reverse order is Gnilheg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ghenilg. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Gehling? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 648 people with the last name Gehling.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Gehling? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Gehling as their last name since less than 1 person in 455k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Gehlings Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Gehling born Jul 5, 1932

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 1775. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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