Early Origins of the Gambee family
The surname Gambee was first found in Normandy
(French: Normandie), the former Duchy of Normandy
, where the family has been a prominent family for centuries, and held a family seat
with lands and manor. The family were well established in the region of Calvados and several members of the family distinguished themselves through their contributions toward the community in which they lived and were rewarded with lands, titles and letters patent confirming their nobility.
Early History of the Gambee family
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Gambee Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Gambe, le Gambe, Gambert, Gambier, Gambet, le Gambet, Gambart, Gampert, Gambette, Gambu, Gamba and many more.
Early Notables of the Gambee family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Gambee family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Gambee Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Ella Gambee, aged 47, who arrived at Cleveland, Ohio, in 1923
Contemporary Notables of the name Gambee (post 1700)
- Dave Gambee (b. 1937), American former NBA bsketball player