Gonia Family History

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Gonia Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Gagné (see Gagne). Polish: nickname from a derivative of gonic ‘to chase’.

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


Similar surnames: Gonya, Gunia, Gonet, Sonia, Golla, Gonda, Godin, Golia, Lona, Konik

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Gonia Family Origin

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Gonia Family Occupations

What did your Gonia ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gonia family was Comon Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gonia. The most common Gonia occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Gonia's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Comon Laborer

    5%

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Gonia Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gonia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gonia 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gonia. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gonia. For the veterans among your Gonia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gonia Life Expectancy

What is the average Gonia lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Gonia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Gonia in 1957 was 57, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gonia

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gonia ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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