Gabbard Family History

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Gabbard Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Gebhardt.

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

Similar surnames: Gabhart, Gibbard, Callard, Gebhard, Bard, Gabbert, Graubard, Gelbard

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Gabbard Family Origin

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Gabbard Family Occupations

What did your Gabbard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gabbard family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gabbard. The most common Gabbard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Gabbard's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Works On Farm


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

Gabbard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Gabbard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gabbard 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 267 immigration records available for the last name Gabbard. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Gabbard. For the veterans among your Gabbard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gabbard Life Expectancy

What is the average Gabbard lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Gabbard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Gabbard in 1947 was 26, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gabbard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gabbard 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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