Gabor Family History

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Gabor Name Meaning

Hungarian (Gábor) and Jewish (from Hungary): from the personal name Gábor, Hungarian form of Gabriel.

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

Similar surnames: Gaber, Tabor, Bator, Nabor, Garber, Javor, Mayor, Gabe, Gahr, Sambor

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Gabor Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Gabor name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Gabor. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • England & Wales


  • European Jewish


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


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Gabor Family Origin

Where is the Gabor family from?

Gabor Family Occupations

What did your Gabor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gabor occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Gabor's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Gabor family was Physician. Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gabor.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Physician


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

Gabor Historical Records

What Gabor family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gabor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gabor 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Gabor. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Gabor. For the veterans among your Gabor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gabor Life Expectancy

What is the average Gabor lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Gabor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gabor in 1944 was 31, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gabor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gabor 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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