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Goossen Family History

Goossen Name Meaning
Dutch and North German: patronymic from the Germanic personal name Gozzo, a short form of the various compound names with god ‘good’ or god, got ‘god’.

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

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5,549 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
419 Military Records
748 Immigration Records
2,776 Census and Voter Lists
13,142 Member Family Trees

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Name Distribution of Goossen Families

  • Number of Goossen families
     11 - 20
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Goossen last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Goossen last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Goossen Family Origin

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Goossen Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Goossen

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Goossen Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Goossen census records

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Goossen Civil War Service Records

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