Gabbey Family History

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Gabbey Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Abbey, Gabbay, Gabel, Galley, Gaber, Gabler, Garber, Gable, Dabney

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Gabbey Family Origin

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Gabbey Family Occupations

What did your Gabbey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gabbey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Gabbey's were Farmers. Farmer and Fisherman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gabbey.

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  • Farmer

  • Fisherman


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

Gabbey Historical Records

What Gabbey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gabbey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gabbey 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 210 immigration records available for the last name Gabbey. 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 297 military records available for the last name Gabbey. For the veterans among your Gabbey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gabbey Life Expectancy

What is the average Gabbey lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Gabbey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Gabbey in 1964 was 86, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gabbey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gabbey 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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