Gockley Family History
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Gockley Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Gockler or Swiss Göckler, probably a nickname or an occupational name for a clown or entertainer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German gogelen ‘to clown’. Compare Gockel 2.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kackley, Gockel, Geckler, Reckley, Goodley, Jackley, Shockley, Ackley