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Gosnell Name Meaning

Irish: from an Irish adaptation (Góiséir) of English Hosier, the name of a family in Munster in the late 16th century.

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

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Gosnell Family Origin

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Gosnell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gosnell family was Carpenter. The most common Gosnell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Gosnell's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gosnell.

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Gosnell Life Expectancy

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