Gonsales Family History

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Gonsales Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: variant of González (see Gonzalez).

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


Similar surnames: Gonsalez, Gonzales, Gonsalves, Gunsalus, Gonzalez, Pinales, Portales

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Gonsales Family Origin

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Gonsales Family Occupations

What did your Gonsales ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gonsales family was At Home. The most common Gonsales occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Gonsales's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gonsales.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • At Home

    1%

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

Gonsales Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gonsales. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gonsales 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 Gonsales. 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 Gonsales. For the veterans among your Gonsales ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gonsales Life Expectancy

What is the average Gonsales lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Gonsales life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Gonsales in 1946 was 31, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gonsales

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gonsales 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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