Gosline Family History

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Gosline Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Goslin, found chiefly in MD.

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

Similar surnames: Goslin, Gosling, Gosdin, Rosine, Gorsline, Joslyn, Stine, Going

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Gosline Family Origin

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Gosline Family Occupations

What did your Gosline ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Blacksmith, Dress Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gosline. A less common occupation for the Gosline family was House Carpenter. The most common Gosline occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 7% of Gosline's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Dress Maker

  • Farmer

  • House Carpenter


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

Gosline Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gosline. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gosline 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 387 immigration records available for the last name Gosline. 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 652 military records available for the last name Gosline. For the veterans among your Gosline ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gosline Life Expectancy

What is the average Gosline lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gosline life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Gosline in 1963 was 67, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gosline

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gosline 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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