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Gawthrop Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from any of several places in West Yorkshire called Gawthrop or Gawthorpe, all of which are named from Old Norse gaukr ‘cuckoo’ + þorp ‘enclosure’ (see Thorpe).

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

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Gawthrop Family Origin

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Gawthrop Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Plumber

    6%
  • Shoemaker

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Plumber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gawthrop. The most common Gawthrop occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Gawthrop's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gawthrop family was Shoemaker.

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Gawthrop Historical Records

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Gawthrop Life Expectancy

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