Goosman Family History

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Goosman Name Meaning

North German (Goosmann): occupational name for a breeder or keeper of geese (see Goos). German (Goosmann): variant of Gossmann (see Gossman).

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


Similar surnames: Gosman, Rosman, Gossman, Moosman, Gorman, Coopman, Mossman, Gohman

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Goosman Family Origin

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Goosman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Breaks Horses

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goosman family was Breaks Horses. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goosman. The most common Goosman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Goosman's were Farmers.

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Goosman Historical Records

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Goosman Life Expectancy

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