Gamba Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for a person with some peculiarity of the legs or gait, from gamba ‘leg’, Late Latin gamba, from Greek kampe ‘bend’, ‘joint’, ‘knee’.

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


Similar surnames: Camba, Barba, Fama, Gambale, Gajda, Camby, Lama, Gaia, Garza, Garbo

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Gamba Family Origin

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Gamba Family Occupations

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  • Hotel

    50%
  • Keeping House

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Gamba occupation in the USA was Hotel. 50% of Gamba's were Hotels. Hotel and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gamba.

Source: Census data for Gamba | Data not to scale

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Gamba Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Gamba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gamba in 1952 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gamba

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