Gonya Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Gagne, found predominantly in New England.

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


Similar surnames: Gonyea, Gonyo, Gonyer, Gonia, Gonyeau, Tony, Goya, Gonet, Konda, Goda

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Gonya Family Origin

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Gonya Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Farmer

    19%
  • Miner

    8%
  • Works In Chair Shop

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Gonya occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Gonya's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gonya. A less common occupation for the Gonya family was Works In Chair Shop.

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Gonya Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Gonya life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Gonya in 1963 was 82, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gonya

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