Gibbens Family History

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Gibbens Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Gibbon 1. German: patronymic from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with geba ‘gift’.

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


Similar surnames: Wibbels, Gubbins, Gibbons, Gibbins, Gebben, Gubbels, Hibben, Gibbon

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Gibbens Family Origin

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Gibbens Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Gibbens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Gibbens's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gibbens. A less common occupation for the Gibbens family was Carpenter.

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Gibbens Historical Records

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Gibbens Life Expectancy

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