Gelbard Family History

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Gelbard Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German gelb ‘yellow’ + Bart ‘beard’.

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


Similar surnames: Gelhar, Gelber, Pollard, Gerhard, Gabbard, Gillard, Gebhard, Gelfand

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Gelbard Family Origin

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Gelbard Family Occupations

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Gelbard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gelbard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gelbard 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gelbard. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Gelbard. For the veterans among your Gelbard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gelbard Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Gelbard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gelbard in 1956 was 38, and 81 in 2004.

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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