Goos Family History
Goos Name Meaning
Flemish Dutch and German:: metonymic occupational name for a breeder or keeper of geese from Middle Low German gōs and Middle Dutch goes ‘goose’. from a short form of an ancient Germanic personal name based on Gote ‘Goth’ or got ‘god’ particularly the compound name Goswin or Gozewijn with the second element win ‘friend’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press