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Gamble Name Meaning

English: from the Old Norse byname Gamall meaning ‘old’, which was occasionally used in North England during the Middle Ages as a personal name. Altered spelling of German Gambel.

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


Similar surnames: Gable, Game, Womble, Galle, Kemble, Kimble, Garbe, Hambly, Humble

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Gamble Family Origin

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Gamble Family Occupations

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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gamble family was Coal Miner. The most common Gamble occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Gamble's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gamble.

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Gamble Historical Records

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Gamble Life Expectancy

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