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Gidcumb Family History

Gidcumb Name Meaning
Probably of English origin. It appears to be a habitational name formed with Old English cumb ‘combe’, ‘valley’; however, no likely source has been identified, and the surname is not found in England. In the U.S., there are clusters of this name in IL and KY. 1881, UK 0.

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

7,831 Historical Documents with Gidcumb on Ancestry
1,682 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
266 Military Records
3 Immigration Records
622 Census and Voter Lists
5,258 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gidcumb Families

  • Number of Gidcumb families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Gidcumb families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Gidcumb last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Gidcumb Family Origin

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Gidcumb Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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