Gaba Family History

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Gaba Name Meaning

Hungarian: from a pet form of the personal name Gábor or Gábriel (see Gabriel). Czech and Slovak (Gába): from a pet form of the personal name Gabriel. Polish: nickname for a bully, from gabac ‘to provoke or molest’. Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Arora, Khatri) and Sikh name, meaning ‘calf’ in Panjabi (from Sanskrit garbha ‘embryo’).

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

Similar surnames: Kaba, Baba, Haba, Kara, Gala, Raba, Gara, Saba, Gaby, Tara

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Gaba Family Origin

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Gaba Family Occupations

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In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Gaba.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Gaba Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 833 immigration records available for the last name Gaba. 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 399 military records available for the last name Gaba. For the veterans among your Gaba ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaba Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Gaba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Gaba in 1948 was 48, and 83 in 2004.

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