Garbin Family History

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Garbin Name Meaning

French: probably from a diminutive of garbe, Picard form of gerbe ‘ear (of grain)’, ‘head of grass’.

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

Similar surnames: Garin, Barbin, Garvin, Gardon, Galvin, Corbin, Garzon, Durbin

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Garbin Family Origin

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Garbin Family Occupations

What did your Garbin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Garbin. 18% of Garbin men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Garbin women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Garbin were Clerk and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Blacksmith
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Laborer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Garbin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Garbin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garbin 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 754 immigration records available for the last name Garbin. 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 187 military records available for the last name Garbin. For the veterans among your Garbin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garbin Life Expectancy

What is the average Garbin lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Garbin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Garbin in 1961 was 30, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garbin 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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