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Gober Early Origins



The surname Gober was first found in Warwickshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Norman influence of English history dominated after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. The family name was first referenced in the 13th century when they held estates in that shire.

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Gober Spelling Variations


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Gober Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Gobard, Gobard, Gobert, Gobart, Godberd, Godbard, Godbert, Godbart, Godber and many more.

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Gober Early History


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Gober Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Gober research. Another 273 words (20 lines of text) covering the years 1510, 1600, 1100, 1167, 1195, 1563, 1455, 1487, 1662, 1744, 1600 and 1672 are included under the topic Early Gober History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Gober Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Gober Early Notables (pre 1700)



Another 33 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Gober Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Gober Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Martin Gober, aged 14, who landed in America, in 1893
  • Abram Gober, aged 40, who emigrated to the United States, in 1895
  • Joset Gober, aged 24, who emigrated to the United States, in 1896

Gober Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Eva Martha Gober, aged 50, who settled in America, in 1905
  • William Gober, aged 22, who emigrated to America, in 1920
  • Wm. Geo. Gober, aged 22, who landed in America, in 1920

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Contemporary Notables of the name Gober (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Gober (post 1700)



  • Hershel Wayne Gober (b. 1936), acting United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) on two occasions during the administration of Bill Clinton
  • Robert Gober (b. 1954), American sculptor
  • William R. Gober, American politician, Member of California State Assembly 4th District, 1855-56 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • William Mathis Gober (b. 1875), American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 1st District, 1916, 1922; Candidate for justice of Florida State Supreme Court, 1924 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • W. H. Gober, American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 2nd District, 1916 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Jay Gober, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
  2. Bradford, William. History of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647 Edited by Samuel Eliot Morrison 2 Volumes. New York: Russell and Russell, 1968. Print.
  3. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
  4. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  5. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
  6. Williams, Dr Ann. And G.H. Martin . Domesday Book A Complete Translation. London: Penguin, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0-141-00523-8).
  7. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  8. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
  9. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  10. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  11. ...

The Gober Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Gober Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 14 January 2016 at 10:28.

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