Gamber Family History

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Gamber Name Meaning

German: occupational or nickname for an entertainer or a buffoon, from Middle High German gampen ‘to hop or jump’.

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


Similar surnames: Kamber, Garber, Gambel, Hammer, Gaebel, Gabel, Game, Gaumer, Gauger

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Gamber Family Origin

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Gamber Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gamber. The most common Gamber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Gamber's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gamber family was Blacksmith.

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Gamber Historical Records

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Gamber Life Expectancy

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