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Gosson Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Godson (see Goodson) or a patronymic from the personal name Gotte (see Gott).

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


Similar surnames: Bosson, Rosson, Posson, Roston, Musson, Gordon, Hasson, Golson

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Gosson Family Origin

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Gosson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gosson family was Farm Laborer. The most common Gosson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Gosson's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gosson.

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Gosson Historical Records

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Gosson Life Expectancy

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