Gebhard Family History

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Gebhard Name Meaning

German: variant of Gebhardt.

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

Similar surnames: Gebhart, Gerhard, Gephart, Erhard, Gerhart, Gabhart, Gabbard

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Gebhard Family Origin

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Gebhard Family Occupations

What did your Gebhard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gebhard. A less common occupation for the Gebhard family was Laborer. The most common Gebhard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Gebhard's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Butcher

  • Laborer


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

Gebhard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Gebhard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gebhard 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 Gebhard. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Gebhard. For the veterans among your Gebhard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gebhard Life Expectancy

What is the average Gebhard lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Gebhard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Gebhard in 1942 was 32, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gebhard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gebhard 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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