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Gonce Name Meaning

Greek (Gontsis): ornamental name from Turkish gonce ‘bud’. It may also be French, from a reduced form of a Germanic personal name formed with gund ‘battle’.

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


Similar surnames: Ponce, Bence, Monge, Gene, Hance, Royce, Gosch, Grace, Gose, Goch

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Gonce Family Origin

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Gonce Family Occupations

What did your Gonce ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gonce family was At Home. Farmer, Works On Farm and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gonce. The most common Gonce occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Gonce's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Works On Farm

    20%
  • Farming

    13%
  • At Home

    7%

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

Gonce Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gonce. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gonce census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Gonce. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gonce. For the veterans among your Gonce ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gonce Life Expectancy

What is the average Gonce lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gonce life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Gonce in 1963 was 75, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gonce

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gonce 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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