Gelber Family History

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Gelber Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): inflected form of Gelb.

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


Similar surnames: Geller, Gruber, Felber, Gerber, Galper, Silber, Kelner, Gelb, Genser

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Gelber Family Origin

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Gelber Family Occupations

What did your Gelber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gelber occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Gelber's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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

Gelber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gelber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gelber 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gelber. 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 Gelber. For the veterans among your Gelber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gelber Life Expectancy

What is the average Gelber lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Gelber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Gelber in 1959 was 55, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gelber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gelber 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.

Famous Gelber Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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