Gabbord Family History

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Gabbord 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: Gabbard, Galford, Gafford, Gabbert, Guibord, Abboud, Gibbard, Gabor

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Gabbord Family Origin

Where is the Gabbord family from?

Gabbord Family Occupations

What did your Gabbord ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gabbord occupation in the USA was Farmer. 78% of Gabbord's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gabbord family was Keeps House. Farmer and Farm Labor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gabbord.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Labor

  • Keeps House


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

Gabbord Historical Records

What Gabbord family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 282 census records available for the last name Gabbord. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gabbord 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 Gabbord. 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 24 military records available for the last name Gabbord. For the veterans among your Gabbord ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gabbord Life Expectancy

What is the average Gabbord lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gabbord 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gabbord

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