Gaub Family History

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Gaub Name Meaning

German: from a Swabian form of the personal name Gabo, meaning ‘gift’. Compare Gebhardt.

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

Similar surnames: Garb, Gaus, Gatt, Daub, Gau, Lau, Gamm, Laub, Taub, Maul

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Gaub Family Origin

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Gaub Family Occupations

What did your Gaub ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gaub occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Gaub's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gaub family was Salesman For Crackers. Farmer, Grocer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaub.

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  • Farmer

  • Grocer

  • Keeping House

  • Salesman For Crackers


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

Gaub Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gaub. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaub 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 307 immigration records available for the last name Gaub. 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 513 military records available for the last name Gaub. For the veterans among your Gaub ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaub Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaub lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gaub life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gaub in 1963 was 73, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaub

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaub 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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