Gabler Family History

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Gabler Name Meaning

German and Swiss German (also Gäbler), Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a maker of forks, from an agent derivative of Middle High German gabel(e), German Gabel ‘fork’. habitational name for someone from a place called Gabel in German, Jablone in Czech (see Gabel 3). English: occupational name for a tax collector or usurer, Old French gabelier, gableor, a derivative of gable ‘tax’, ‘revenue’, of Germanic origin.

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


Similar surnames: Galler, Gable, Gaebler, Gabel, Gaber, Haber, Mahler, Tabler, Sadler

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Gabler Family Origin

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Gabler Family Occupations

What did your Gabler ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gabler occupation in Canada was Commis. 67% of Gabler's were Commiss. Commis and Officier De Douane were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gabler.

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  • Commis

    67%
  • Officier De Douane

    33%

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

Gabler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gabler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gabler 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gabler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Gabler. For the veterans among your Gabler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gabler Life Expectancy

What is the average Gabler lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Gabler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gabler in 1950 was 39, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gabler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gabler 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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