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Gasaway Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Gösswein, from the Germanic personal name Goswin, composed of the elements gos or possibly Gauta ‘Goth’ + wine ‘friend’.

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


Similar surnames: Gadway, Hathaway, Ottaway, Hallaway, Ganaway, Garraway, Gannaway

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Gasaway Family Origin

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Gasaway Family Occupations

What did your Gasaway ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gasaway occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gasaway's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gasaway family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gasaway.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    5%

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Gasaway Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Gasaway ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Gasaway Life Expectancy

What is the average Gasaway lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Gasaway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Gasaway in 1944 was 27, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gasaway ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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