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Gadsden Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Gaddesden in Hertfordshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Gatesdene, from an Old English personal name G?te(n) + Old English denu ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Ramsden, Amsden, Gayden, Marsden, Hidden, Barden, Wasden, Glidden

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Gadsden Family Origin

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Gadsden Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gadsden family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gadsden. The most common Gadsden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Gadsden's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    24%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Works On Farm

    4%

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Gadsden Historical Records

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Gadsden Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Gadsden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Gadsden in 1954 was 42, and 71 in 2004.

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United States

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