Gabon Family History

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Gabon 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: Mabon, Pabon, Rabon, Baron, Sabin, Jason, Caron, Babin, Bon, Laban

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Gabon Family Origin

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Gabon Family Occupations

What did your Gabon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gabon occupation in the USA was Captain Of Vessel. 100% of Gabon's were Captain Of Vessels.

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  • Captain Of Vessel

    100%

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

Gabon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 338 census records available for the last name Gabon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gabon 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 114 immigration records available for the last name Gabon. 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 27 military records available for the last name Gabon. For the veterans among your Gabon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gabon Life Expectancy

What is the average Gabon lifespan?

Between 1982 and 2004, in the United States, Gabon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gabon in 1982 was 65, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gabon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gabon 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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