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Gambell Family Origin

Where is the Gambell family from?

Gambell Family Occupations

What did your Gambell ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gambell family was Carman. Agricultural Labourer, Sail Maker and Baker (Master) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gambell. The most common Gambell occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 21% of Gambell's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Sail Maker

  • Baker (Master)

  • Carman


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gambell ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gambell Historical Records

What Gambell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Gambell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gambell 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 57,000 immigration records available for the last name Gambell. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gambell. For the veterans among your Gambell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gambell Life Expectancy

What is the average Gambell lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Gambell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Gambell in 1954 was 69, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gambell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gambell ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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