Gaebel Family History
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Gaebel Name Meaning
from the personal name Gabelo, a derivative of Gabo, of unexplained origin. habitational name from a house distinguished by the sign of a fork (see Gabel). South German: from Middle High German gebel ‘skull’, ‘head’, presumably a nickname for someone with a peculiarity of the skull.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Giebel, Gabel, Gambel, Goebel, Nebel, Griebel, Gimbel, Uebel, Aubel