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Gonyea Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Gagne, found predominantly in New England.

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


Similar surnames: Gonya, Gonyer, Gonyeau, Gonyo, Goyer, Gonia, Bouyea, Boyea, Cayea

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Gonyea Family Origin

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Gonyea Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Farmer

    28%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Cooper

    7%

In 1880, the most common Gonyea occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Gonyea's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gonyea. A less common occupation for the Gonyea family was Cooper.

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Gonyea Historical Records

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Gonyea Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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