Gogol Family History

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Gogol Name Meaning

Polish, Ukrainian, and Jewish (from Ukraine): from Ukrainian gogol ‘wild duck’, ‘mallard’, a nickname denoting a wildfowler or acquired on account of some other association with the bird. The Jewish name may be ornamental. Jewish (from Poland): habitational name from Gogole, a village in northeastern Poland.

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

Similar surnames: Gogola, Korol, Rogal, Sokol, Vogel, Pool, Kogel, Rogel, Gohl, Goral

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Gogol Family Origin

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Gogol Family Occupations

What did your Gogol ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Hardyman and Assortertin were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gogol. 7% of Gogol men worked as a Hardyman and 10% of Gogol women worked as an Assortertin. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gogol were Truck Helper and Marchine Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Hardyman
  • Helper
  • Moulder
  • Truck Helper

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Assortertin
  • Fore Lady
  • Housework
  • Marchine Operator

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gogol Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gogol. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gogol census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 418 immigration records available for the last name Gogol. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 192 military records available for the last name Gogol. For the veterans among your Gogol ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gogol Life Expectancy

What is the average Gogol lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gogol life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Gogol in 1963 was 59, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gogol

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