Gonyer Family History

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Gonyer Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Gonyea, Gonya, Gonyeau, Goyer, Confer, Guyer, Gouker, Gunner, Loner

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Gonyer Family Origin

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Gonyer Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Wks In Lath Mill

    10%
  • Works Boot Factory

    10%

In 1880, the most common Gonyer occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Gonyer's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Wks In Lath Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gonyer. A less common occupation for the Gonyer family was Works Boot Factory.

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Gonyer Historical Records

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Gonyer Life Expectancy

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