Gibel Family History

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Gibel Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of a compound personal name formed with Gib (from Old High German geba ‘gift’) as the first element.

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

Similar surnames: Geibel, Giebel, Gimbel, Gobel, Kibel, Gill, Gabel, Gruel, Liber

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Gibel Family Origin

Where is the Gibel family from?

Gibel Family Occupations

What did your Gibel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gibel. 29% of Gibel men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Interne
  • Shipping Clerk
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gibel Historical Records

What Gibel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 789 census records available for the last name Gibel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gibel 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 516 immigration records available for the last name Gibel. 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 428 military records available for the last name Gibel. For the veterans among your Gibel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gibel Life Expectancy

What is the average Gibel lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Gibel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Gibel in 1964 was 74, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gibel 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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