Guilbert Family History

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Guilbert Name Meaning

French: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements wil(j)- ‘will’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Gilbert, Wilbert, Hilbert, Milbert, Filbert, Hulbert, Gimbert

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Guilbert Family Origin

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Guilbert Family Occupations

What did your Guilbert ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Guilbert family was Agricultural Labourer. Farmer, Laborer and Dress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guilbert. The most common Guilbert occupation in the UK was Farmer. 31% of Guilbert's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Dress Maker

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

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

Guilbert Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Guilbert Life Expectancy

What is the average Guilbert lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Guilbert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Guilbert in 1962 was 53, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guilbert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guilbert 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.

Famous Guilbert Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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