Gibby Family History

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Gibby Name Meaning

Welsh: probably a derivative of Gibbs or Gibbon, although in some cases it may represent the Welsh personal name Cybi.

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

Similar surnames: Kibby, Gibb, Gibbon, Bobby, Wilby, Gilb, Godby, Milby, Kirby, Hubby

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Gibby Family Origin

Where is the Gibby family from?

Gibby Family Occupations

What did your Gibby ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gibby family was Paper Hanger. The most common Gibby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Gibby's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gibby.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Paper Hanger


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

Gibby Historical Records

What Gibby family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Gibby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gibby 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 606 immigration records available for the last name Gibby. 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 769 military records available for the last name Gibby. For the veterans among your Gibby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gibby Life Expectancy

What is the average Gibby lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Gibby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Gibby in 1943 was 54, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gibby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gibby 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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