Gadsden Family History

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Gadsden Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Gaddesden in Hertfordshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Gatesdene, from an Old English personal name G?te(n) + Old English denu ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Ramsden, Amsden, Gayden, Marsden, Hidden, Barden, Wasden, Glidden

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Gadsden Family Origin

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Gadsden Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gadsden ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    24%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Works On Farm

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gadsden. The most common Gadsden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Gadsden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gadsden family was Works On Farm.

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Gadsden Historical Records

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Gadsden Life Expectancy

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