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Geibel Name Meaning

German: from a personal name or topographic name formed with Old High German gawi ‘fertile region’, ‘countryside’ (as opposed to a town).

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


Similar surnames: Gibel, Geisel, Heibel, Eiben, Weibel, Reibel, Goebel, Seibel, Gabel

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Geibel Family Origin

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Geibel Family Occupations

What did your Geibel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Shoemaker and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geibel. A less common occupation for the Geibel family was Carpenter. The most common Geibel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Geibel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Shoemaker

    9%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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Geibel Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Geibel ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Geibel Life Expectancy

What is the average Geibel lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, Geibel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Geibel in 1950 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geibel 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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