Gussman Family History

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Gussman Name Meaning

German (Güssmann): from the personal name Goswin, composed of the elements goss ‘Gaut’ (name of a tribe) + wine ‘friend’. Altered spelling of Spanish Guzmán (see Guzman).

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


Similar surnames: Gusman, Gossman, Russman, Sussman, Ossman, Gurman, Hessman, Mussman

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Gussman Family Origin

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Gussman Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Cigar Maker

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • At Home

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gussman family was At Home. The most common Gussman occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 13% of Gussman's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Cigar Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gussman.

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Gussman Historical Records

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Gussman Life Expectancy

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