Gobert Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Gobert Name Meaning

German and English: from a medieval personal name, Godebert, composed of the Germanic elements god ‘good’ or god, got ‘god’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. The name was popularized in England by the Normans, and probably absorbed an Old English form Godbeorht. An Exeter moneyer named Godbryt is recorded in the reign of King Canute (1016–35).

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


Similar surnames: Robert, Gombert, Obert, Nobert, Gilbert, Holbert, Ebbert, Colbert

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Gobert Family Origin

Where is the Gobert family from?

SHOW MORE

Gobert Family Occupations

What did your Gobert ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gobert ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Factory Hand

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Provision Store

    20%
  • Servante

    20%

In 1881, Factory Hand, Laborer and Provision Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gobert. A less common occupation for the Gobert family was Servante. The most common Gobert occupation in Canada was Factory Hand. 20% of Gobert's were Factory Hands.

Source: Census data for Gobert | Data not to scale

Gobert Historical Records

What Gobert family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gobert ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Gobert

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Gobert Life Expectancy

What is the average Gobert lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gobert 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Gobert Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Look up another name