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Gosnell Name Meaning

Irish: from an Irish adaptation (Góiséir) of English Hosier, the name of a family in Munster in the late 16th century.

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


Similar surnames: Gunnell, Oswell, Gosney, Voshall, Gorrell, Cornell, Roswell, Doswell

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Gosnell Family Origin

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Gosnell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Painter

    7%
  • Boatman

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gosnell family was Carpenter. The most common Gosnell occupation in Canada was Farmer. 69% of Gosnell's were Farmers. Farmer, Painter and Boatman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gosnell.

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Gosnell Life Expectancy

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