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Geibel Name Meaning

German: from a personal name or topographic name formed with Old High German gawi ‘fertile region’, ‘countryside’ (as opposed to a town).

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


Similar surnames: Gibel, Geisel, Heibel, Eiben, Weibel, Reibel, Goebel, Seibel, Gabel

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Geibel Family Origin

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Geibel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Shoemaker

    9%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Geibel family was Carpenter. Farmer, Shoemaker and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geibel. The most common Geibel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Geibel's were Farmers.

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Geibel Historical Records

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Geibel Life Expectancy

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