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Gobert Family History

Gobert Name Meaning

French German and English (London): from a medieval personal name Godebert composed of the ancient Germanic elements gōd ‘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.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


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

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Where is the Gobert family from?

You can see how Gobert families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gobert family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Gobert families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 20 Gobert families living in London. This was about 43% of all the recorded Gobert's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Gobert families in 1891.
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What did your Gobert ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Gobert. 100% of Gobert women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Gobert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gobert census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gobert. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Gobert. For the veterans among your Gobert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Gobert lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gobert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Gobert in 1955 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

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