Gibbon Family History

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Gibbon Name Meaning

English: from the medieval personal name Gibbon, a pet form of Gibb.

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

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Gibbon Family Origin

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Gibbon Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gibbon family was Coal Miner. The most common Gibbon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Gibbon's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gibbon.

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Gibbon Historical Records

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Gibbon Life Expectancy

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