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Gatsby Family History

Gatsby Name Meaning

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

373 Historical Documents with Gatsby on Ancestry.com
73 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3 Military Records
23 Immigration Records
72 Census and Voter Lists
202 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gatsby Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gatsby census records

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Gatsby Family Origin

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Gatsby Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Gatsby families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Gatsby

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Gatsby Family Occupations

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Military Service by Gatsby

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