Gog Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Rog, Song, Rong, Tong, Kong, Son, Ko, Gong, Hong, Sok

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Gog Family Origin

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Gog Family Occupations

What did your Gog ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gog occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 40% of Gog's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Keeps House and Keeps Shoe Fcty were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gog. A less common occupation for the Gog family was Shoe Manufacturer.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Keeps House

  • Keeps Shoe Fcty

  • Shoe Manufacturer


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

Gog Historical Records

What Gog family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 658 census records available for the last name Gog. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gog census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Gog

Passenger List

There are 200 immigration records available for the last name Gog. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 580 military records available for the last name Gog. For the veterans among your Gog ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gog Life Expectancy

What is the average Gog lifespan?

Between 1987 and 1991, in the United States, Gog life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Gog in 1987 was 73, and 65 in 1991.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gog

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gog 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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