Gochenour Family History

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Gochenour Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swiss German Gauchenauer, a habitational name from a place named Gauchenau, named with Alemannic gauch(e) ‘cuckoo’, ‘fool’ + au ‘water meadow’ (Middle High German ouwe).

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


Similar surnames: Cochenour, Ridenour, Gochanour, Gochenaur, Gochnour, Cohenour

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Gochenour Family Origin

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Gochenour Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Gochenour occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Gochenour's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gochenour family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gochenour.

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Gochenour Historical Records

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Gochenour Life Expectancy

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