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Gabris Family History

Gabris Name Meaning

Czech (Gabriš), Slovak (Gabriš, Gábriš), and Polish: see Gabrys. Hungarian (Gábris): from a pet form of the personal name Gábor (see Gabor). Latvian: derivative of the personal name Gabrieliu (see Gabriel). Greek: from a pet form of the personal name Gabriel.

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


Similar surnames: Gabrys, Harris, Paris, Gareis, Garin, Gabriel, Gabrick, Gawrys

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Where is the Gabris family from?

You can see how Gabris families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gabris family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Gabris families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 4 Gabris families living in Texas. This was about 57% of all the recorded Gabris's in the USA. Texas had the highest population of Gabris families in 1880.
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What did your Gabris ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gabris. 34% of Gabris men worked as a Laborer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Iron Worker
    17%
  • Top Dock Worker
    17%
  • Farmer
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
    100%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 597 immigration records available for the last name Gabris. 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 Cards

There are 256 military records available for the last name Gabris. For the veterans among your Gabris ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Gabris lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Gabris life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Gabris in 1964 was 56, and 76 in 2004.

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