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

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Gibel Family Occupations

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  • Cooper

    33%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gibel family was Farmer. Cooper and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gibel. The most common Gibel occupation in the USA was Cooper. 33% of Gibel's were Coopers.

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Gibel Historical Records

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Gibel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gibel

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