Gilbertsen Family History

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Gilbertsen Name Meaning

Norwegian: patronymic from the personal name Gilbert.

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

Similar surnames: Gilbertson, Eilertsen, Albertsen, Sivertsen, Gundersen, Wilhelmsen

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Gilbertsen Family Origin

Where is the Gilbertsen family from?

Gilbertsen Family Occupations

What did your Gilbertsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Railway Elerring House Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gilbertsen. 50% of Gilbertsen men worked as a Railway Elerring House Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Railway Elerring House Clerk
  • Surveyor building reting ce Agent

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Gilbertsen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gilbertsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gilbertsen 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 301 immigration records available for the last name Gilbertsen. 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 152 military records available for the last name Gilbertsen. For the veterans among your Gilbertsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gilbertsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Gilbertsen lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gilbertsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Gilbertsen in 1955 was 51, and 46 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gilbertsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gilbertsen 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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