Gatson Family History

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Gatson Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Perhaps a metathesized form of Gaston.

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


Similar surnames: Matson, Gasson, Getson, Faison, Parson, Danson, Gunson, Patton

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Gatson Family Origin

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Gatson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%

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

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Gatson Historical Records

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Gatson Life Expectancy

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