Gibbard Family History

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Gibbard Name Meaning

English: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements geba ‘gift’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’ (see Gebhardt).

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

Similar surnames: Millard, Willard, Sibbald, Guitard, Gothard, Gossard, Billard

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Gibbard Family Origin

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Gibbard Family Occupations

What did your Gibbard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gibbard family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Book Keeper and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gibbard. The most common Gibbard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Gibbard's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Book Keeper

  • Clergyman

  • Farm Laborer


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

Gibbard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Gibbard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gibbard 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gibbard. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gibbard. For the veterans among your Gibbard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gibbard Life Expectancy

What is the average Gibbard lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Gibbard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Gibbard in 1961 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gibbard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gibbard 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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