Geb Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Gee, Ge, Gebo, Geib, Goeb, Gelb, Greb, He, Wei, Gu

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Geb Family Origin

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Geb Family Occupations

What did your Geb ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Geb. 50% of Geb men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Geb women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Geb were Laborer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Laborer
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    50%
  • Housewife
    50%

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

Geb Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Geb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Geb 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Geb. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Geb. For the veterans among your Geb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Geb Life Expectancy

What is the average Geb lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2002, in the United States, Geb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Geb in 1963 was 79, and 88 in 2002.

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