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Gilbreath Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Gilbreath name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Gilbreath. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Gilbreath Family Origin

Where is the Gilbreath family from?

Gilbreath Family Occupations

What did your Gilbreath ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gilbreath occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Gilbreath's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gilbreath. A less common occupation for the Gilbreath family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Gilbreath Historical Records

What Gilbreath family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Gilbreath. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gilbreath 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 573 immigration records available for the last name Gilbreath. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Gilbreath. For the veterans among your Gilbreath ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gilbreath Life Expectancy

What is the average Gilbreath lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Gilbreath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gilbreath in 1944 was 33, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gilbreath

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gilbreath 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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