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Where is the Gelb family from?
You can see how Gelb families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gelb family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Gelb families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 9 Gelb families living in New Jersey. This was about 33% of all the recorded Gelb's in the USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Gelb families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gelb surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Salesman and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gelb. 28% of Gelb men worked as a Salesman and 12% of Gelb women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gelb were Manager and New Worker.