Gilbo Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of the French surname Gilbaut, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements gi(si)l ‘hostage’, ‘pledge’, ‘noble youth’ + bald, bold ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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


Similar surnames: Gilboy, Gebo, Gilb, Giles, Gilio, Gille, Bilbo, Milo, Gil, Gibb

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Gilbo Family Origin

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Gilbo Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Black Smith

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilbo. A less common occupation for the Gilbo family was Blacksmith. The most common Gilbo occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Gilbo's were Laborers.

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Gilbo Historical Records

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Gilbo Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Gilbo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gilbo in 1958 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gilbo

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