Gatchell Family History

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Gatchell Name Meaning

Irish: unexplained. MacLysaght comments that this was the name of a prominent Quaker family from Waterford. Americanized form of Swiss Götschel, from a pet form of Götsch (see Goetsch).

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


Similar surnames: Getchell, Mitchell, Gitchell, Patchell, Marchello, Satchell, Gambrell

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Gatchell Family Origin

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Gatchell Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    13%
  • Commercial Agent

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Grocer Master (Employ 2 Men & 4 Boys)

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gatchell family was Grocer Master (Employ 2 Men & 4 Boys). Annuitant, Commercial Agent and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gatchell. The most common Gatchell occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 13% of Gatchell's were Annuitants.

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Gatchell Historical Records

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Gatchell Life Expectancy

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