Gethin Family History

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Gethin Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of cethin, a nickname meaning ‘dark’, ‘swarthy’ or ‘ugly’.

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


Similar surnames: Getting, Gatlin, Gutkin, Belin, Goffin, Gehl, Etkin, Gervin, Gettig

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Gethin Family Origin

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Gethin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Charwoman

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Accountant

    3%

In 1881, the most common Gethin occupation in the UK was Farmer. 18% of Gethin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gethin family was Accountant. Farmer, Charwoman and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gethin.

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Gethin Historical Records

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Gethin Life Expectancy

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