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Gibas Family History

Gibas Name Meaning
from a derivative of gibac ‘to bow’ or ‘to wobble’. Compare Giba.nickname from the dialect word gibas ‘tall, slim man’.

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

5,302 Historical Documents with Gibas on Ancestry.com
2,202 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
385 Military Records
608 Immigration Records
1,197 Census and Voter Lists
910 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gibas Families

  • Number of Gibas families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Gibas families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Gibas last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gibas census records

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Gibas Family Origin

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Gibas Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Gibas

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Gibas Family Occupations

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Military Service by Gibas

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