Gosha Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Gosche, Gösche, from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with god, got ‘god’ or god ‘good’.

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


Similar surnames: Gose, Goshen, Hoshaw, Grosh, Rosa, Goda, Gosda, Busha, Losh, Gaska

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Gosha Family Origin

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Gosha Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Musician

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gosha family was Musician. Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gosha. The most common Gosha occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Gosha's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Gosha | Data not to scale

Gosha Historical Records

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Gosha Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Gosha life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Gosha in 1963 was 82, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gosha

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