Catching Family History
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Catching Name Meaning
Probably an Americanized form of German Göttgen, a Rhenish surname from a pet form of the personal name Gottfried, or of North German Gätjen, from the medieval personal name Gado, cognate with Middle High German gate ‘companion’ (see Gade).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
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