Gobert Family History

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Gobert Name Meaning

German and English: from a medieval personal name, Godebert, composed of the Germanic elements god ‘good’ or god, got ‘god’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. The name was popularized in England by the Normans, and probably absorbed an Old English form Godbeorht. An Exeter moneyer named Godbryt is recorded in the reign of King Canute (1016–35).

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


Similar surnames: Robert, Gombert, Obert, Nobert, Gilbert, Holbert, Ebbert, Colbert

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Gobert Family Origin

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Gobert Family Occupations

What did your Gobert ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gobert family was Joiner. The most common Gobert occupation in the UK was Brewrs Cooker. 17% of Gobert's were Brewrs Cookers. Brewrs Cooker, Chair Maker and Dock Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gobert.

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  • Brewrs Cooker

    17%
  • Chair Maker

    17%
  • Dock Labourer

    17%
  • Joiner

    17%

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

Gobert Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gobert Life Expectancy

What is the average Gobert lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gobert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Gobert in 1955 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gobert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gobert 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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