Giblin Family History

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Giblin Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: from a pet form of Gibb. French: reduced form of Gibelin, from a pet form of a Germanic personal name formed with gi-.

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


Similar surnames: Giffin, Gitlin, Ribelin, Timlin, Gillen, Gaulin, Gamlin, Rivlin

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Giblin Family Origin

Where is the Giblin family from?

Giblin Family Occupations

What did your Giblin ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Driver and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Giblin. 12% of Giblin men worked as a Driver and 20% of Giblin women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Giblin were Labourer and Shoemaker

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Driver
    12%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Labourer
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Bookkeeper
    20%
  • Plumber
    20%
  • School Teacher
    20%
  • Shoemaker
    20%

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

Giblin Historical Records

What Giblin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Giblin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Giblin 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Giblin. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Giblin. For the veterans among your Giblin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Giblin Life Expectancy

What is the average Giblin lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Giblin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Giblin in 1944 was 41, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Giblin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Giblin 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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