Gatens Family History

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Gatens Name Meaning

Irish: probably a variant of Gaitens, Gattins, Donegal variants of McGettigan.

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


Similar surnames: Givens, Gately, Goates, Gagen, Waters, Akens, Garen, Galen, Gapen

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Gatens Family Origin

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Gatens Family Occupations

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  • Brick Layer Lab

    20%
  • Jute & Flax Spinner

    20%
  • Labourer Cotton Mill

    20%
  • Labourer General

    20%

In 1881, Brick Layer Lab, Jute & Flax Spinner and Labourer Cotton Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gatens. The most common Gatens occupation in the UK was Brick Layer Lab. 20% of Gatens's were Brick Layer Labs. A less common occupation for the Gatens family was Labourer General.

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Gatens Historical Records

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Gatens Life Expectancy

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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