Gasaway Family History

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Gasaway Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Gösswein, from the Germanic personal name Goswin, composed of the elements gos or possibly Gauta ‘Goth’ + wine ‘friend’.

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


Similar surnames: Gadway, Hathaway, Ottaway, Hallaway, Ganaway, Garraway, Gannaway

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Gasaway Family Origin

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Gasaway Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    5%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gasaway. The most common Gasaway occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gasaway's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gasaway family was Farming.

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Gasaway Historical Records

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Gasaway Life Expectancy

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