Gathings Family History

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Gathings Name Meaning

German (Gäthings): patronymic from Gäth, a variant of Gäde (see Gaede).

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


Similar surnames: Gatling, Mannings, Mathies, Garing, Getting, Gatlin, Goings, Mathis

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Gathings Family Origin

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Gathings Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Cigar Dealer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Gathings occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Gathings's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cigar Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gathings. A less common occupation for the Gathings family was Farm Laborer.

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Gathings Historical Records

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Gathings Life Expectancy

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