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Gorgas Name Meaning

Catalan: variant spelling of Gorgues, a topographic name from the plural of gorga ‘gorge’ (see Gorga).

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


Similar surnames: Gorga, Gorges, Vargas, Bordas, Gorman, Borjas, Borges, Georgas

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Gorgas Family Origin

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Gorgas Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Gorgas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Gorgas's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gorgas. A less common occupation for the Gorgas family was Laborer.

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Gorgas Life Expectancy

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