Gubser Family History

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Gubser Name Meaning

Swiss German: of uncertain origin. It may be a nickname from the South German dialect word gubitz ‘plover’, or, more likely, a status name for a cottager from Old High German chupisi ‘peasant’s cottage’.

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

Similar surnames: Gubler, Glaser, Buser, Zuber, Gasser, Huber, Grueser, Guider, Nusser

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Gubser Family Origin

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Gubser Family Occupations

What did your Gubser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gubser. The most common Gubser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Gubser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gubser family was Clerk In Store.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Butcher

  • Clerk In Store


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Gubser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gubser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gubser 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 323 immigration records available for the last name Gubser. 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 405 military records available for the last name Gubser. For the veterans among your Gubser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gubser Life Expectancy

What is the average Gubser lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Gubser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gubser in 1948 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gubser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gubser 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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