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Gottshall Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Gottschall.

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


Similar surnames: Gotshall, Gutshall, Godshall, Gottschall, Gotschall, Cutshall

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Gottshall Family Origin

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Gottshall Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gottshall family was Coal Miner. The most common Gottshall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Gottshall's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gottshall.

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Gottshall Historical Records

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Gottshall Life Expectancy

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