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Godsil Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from Gadshill in Kent, either of two places called Godshill in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, or Godsell Farm in Wiltshire, which were all originally named Godeshyll ‘God’s hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Godby, Gockel, Boesel, Goldsby, Goupil, Godley, Bodin, Kosin, Bodi

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Godsil Family Origin

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Godsil Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Barkeeper

    17%
  • Fruit & Veg. Store

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Godsil family was Laborer. Farmer, Barkeeper and Fruit & Veg. Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Godsil. The most common Godsil occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Godsil's were Farmers.

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Godsil Historical Records

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Godsil Life Expectancy

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