Gutgsell Family History

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Gutgsell Name Meaning

South German: nickname meaning ‘good companion’, from Middle High German guot ‘good’ + geselle ‘friend’, ‘companion’, ‘journeyman’.

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


Similar surnames: Gesell, Goodsell, Guell, Unsell, Gugel, Russell, Gutheil, Gunnell

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Gutgsell Family Origin

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Gutgsell Family Occupations

What did your Gutgsell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gutgsell. A less common occupation for the Gutgsell family was Police Officer. The most common Gutgsell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Gutgsell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Police Officer

    11%

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

Gutgsell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gutgsell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gutgsell 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gutgsell. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gutgsell. For the veterans among your Gutgsell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gutgsell Life Expectancy

What is the average Gutgsell lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Gutgsell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gutgsell in 1958 was 30, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gutgsell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gutgsell 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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