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Gilberg Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained. Danish: habitational name from any of several places named Gjelbjerg. German: from a Germanic personal name based on a cognate of modern gelten originally ‘to sacrifice’, then ‘to recompense’, ‘to retaliate’.

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

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Gilberg Family Origin

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Gilberg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Cashier In Com. House

    9%
  • Clerk In Store

    9%

In 1880, farmer, Blacksmith and Cashier In Com. House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilberg. A less common occupation for the Gilberg family was Clerk In Store. The most common Gilberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Gilberg's were Farmers.

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Gilberg Historical Records

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Gilberg Life Expectancy

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